Definition of highland moccasin in English:

highland moccasin

Syllabification: high·land moc·ca·sin


  • The North American copperhead.
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    • They are also known as the highland moccasin because of their highland habitat and the Native American word for these snakes is mokasen.
    • In fact, the cottonmouth was called the lowland moccasin and the copperhead was called the highland moccasin.
    • BTW, the highland moccasins are like the cottonmouths, but don't live in the water.

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