thunder snake

noun
small reddish wormlike snake of eastern United States
Hypernyms: ↑colubrid snake, ↑colubrid
Member Holonyms: ↑Carphophis, ↑genus Carphophis

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noun
1. : milk snake; also : any of various closely related snakes
2. : a reddish colubrid ground snake (Carphophis amoena) of the eastern United States

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  • Thunder snake — Thunder Thun der, n. [OE. [thorn]under, [thorn]onder, [thorn]oner, AS. [thorn]unor; akin to [thorn]unian to stretch, to thunder, D. donder thunder, G. donner, OHG. donar, Icel. [thorn][=o]rr Thor, L. tonare to thunder, tonitrus thunder, Gr. to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thunder snake — may refer to:* Agkistrodon contortrix laticinctus , a.k.a. the broad banded copperhead, a venomous viper found in the United States. * Agkistrodon contortrix mokasen , a.k.a. the northern copperhead, a venomous viper found in the United States. * …   Wikipedia

  • Thunder — Thun der, n. [OE. [thorn]under, [thorn]onder, [thorn]oner, AS. [thorn]unor; akin to [thorn]unian to stretch, to thunder, D. donder thunder, G. donner, OHG. donar, Icel. [thorn][=o]rr Thor, L. tonare to thunder, tonitrus thunder, Gr. to nos a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thunder pumper — Thunder Thun der, n. [OE. [thorn]under, [thorn]onder, [thorn]oner, AS. [thorn]unor; akin to [thorn]unian to stretch, to thunder, D. donder thunder, G. donner, OHG. donar, Icel. [thorn][=o]rr Thor, L. tonare to thunder, tonitrus thunder, Gr. to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thunder rod — Thunder Thun der, n. [OE. [thorn]under, [thorn]onder, [thorn]oner, AS. [thorn]unor; akin to [thorn]unian to stretch, to thunder, D. donder thunder, G. donner, OHG. donar, Icel. [thorn][=o]rr Thor, L. tonare to thunder, tonitrus thunder, Gr. to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thunder tube — Thunder Thun der, n. [OE. [thorn]under, [thorn]onder, [thorn]oner, AS. [thorn]unor; akin to [thorn]unian to stretch, to thunder, D. donder thunder, G. donner, OHG. donar, Icel. [thorn][=o]rr Thor, L. tonare to thunder, tonitrus thunder, Gr. to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • snake — Synonyms and related words: Benedict Arnold, Brutus, Judas, Judas Iscariot, Quisling, adder, anaconda, animal, archtraitor, asp, beast, bend, betrayer, blacksnake, blind snake, boa, boa constrictor, bull snake, bushmaster, cobra, cobra de capello …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Thunder Force 4 — Thunder Force IV Thunder Force IV Éditeur Sega Développeur Technosoft Date de sortie 1992 Genre Shoot them up Mode de jeu Un joueur Plate forme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thunder Force IV — Éditeur Sega Développeur Technosoft Date de sortie 1992 Genre Shoot them up Mode de jeu Un joueur Plate forme …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thunder-and-lightning snake — may refer to:* Micrurus fulvius , a.k.a. the eastern coral snake, a venomous elapid found in the eastern United States. * Lampropeltis g. getula , a.k.a. the eastern kingsnake, a harmless colubrid species found in the eastern United States …   Wikipedia

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