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whip snake

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Definition of whip snake in English:

noun

Any of a number of slender fast-moving snakes which often feed on lizards and catch their prey by pursuing it, in particular:
Example sentences
  • The two native Glass Lizards of Kerkyra occur often together with whip snakes all over the island.
  • The only snakes I have come across in any number are whip snakes in the long grass by the roads.
  • While there I learned that a species of whip snake had been caught and brought in by a customer.

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