Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a genus of snakes comprising the Old World and American rat snakes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. North American rat snakes

Etymologies

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Examples

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  • The sandals feature peep toe style, elaphe snake and glitter leather, and a 115mm heel.

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