from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. any one of several large pythons; as, the royal rock snake (Python regia) of Africa, and the rock snake of India (Python molurus). The Australian rock snakes mostly belong to the allied genus Morelia.
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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A snake that frequents rocks or rocky places; a rock-serpent; specifically, a very large snake of the family Pythonid√¶; a python or anaconda, as Python molurus, or an Australian member of the genus Morelia.

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

  • n. very large python of tropical and southern Africa


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