"glass-snake" Definition

  1. n. A long, footless lizard (Ophiosaurus ventralis), of the Southern United States; -- so called from its fragility, the tail easily breaking into small pieces. It grows to the length of three feet. The name is applied also to similar species found in the Old World.

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Position in dictionary: 42044 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "glass-snake": 1
Words that end with "glass-snake": 1
Words that contain "glass-snake": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of glass-snake

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