from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a genus of boas consisting of anacondas, large South American snakes that may grow to 25 feet.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of enormous South American serpents, of the family Boidæ, or boas. E. murinus is the anaconda (which see).
- n. A genus of water-beetles, of the family Dytiscidæ, containing about 12 species, of Europe, Asia, Australia, and South America.
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- n. anacondas
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