family Typhlopidae

noun
blind snakes
Syn: ↑Typhlopidae
Hypernyms: ↑reptile family
Member Holonyms: ↑Serpentes, ↑suborder Serpentes, ↑Ophidia, ↑suborder Ophidia

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