rubber boa

rubber boa
a type of American snake, Charina bottae

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  • rubber boa — noun boa of grasslands and woodlands of western North America; looks and feels like rubber with tail and head of similar shape • Syn: ↑tow headed snake, ↑Charina bottae • Hypernyms: ↑boa • Member Holonyms: ↑Charina, ↑genus Charina …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Charina bottae — noun boa of grasslands and woodlands of western North America; looks and feels like rubber with tail and head of similar shape • Syn: ↑rubber boa, ↑tow headed snake • Hypernyms: ↑boa • Member Holonyms: ↑Charina, ↑genus Charina …   Useful english dictionary

  • tow-headed snake — noun boa of grasslands and woodlands of western North America; looks and feels like rubber with tail and head of similar shape • Syn: ↑rubber boa, ↑Charina bottae • Hypernyms: ↑boa • Member Holonyms: ↑Charina, ↑genus Charina …   Useful english dictionary


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