Definition of pipe snake in English:

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pipe snake

noun

Any of a number of slender tropical burrowing snakes, in particular.
Example sentences
  • Pipe snakes have cylindrical bodies with little heads, no real neck, small eyes and very short tails.
  • The non-venomous South American pipe snake is another species said to mimic the coral snake.

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Syllabification: pipe snake

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