HyperDic: ring-necked_snake

English > 1 sense of the expression ring-necked snake:
NOUNanimalring-necked snake, ringneck snake, ring snakeany of numerous small nonvenomous North American snakes with a yellow or orange ring around the neck
English > ring-necked snake: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
MeaningAny of numerous small nonvenomous North American snakes with a yellow or orange ring around the neck.
Synonymsringneck snake, ring snake
Member ofDiadophis, genus DiadophisA genus of reptiles of the family Colubridae including ringneck snakes
Broadercolubrid snake, colubridMostly harmless temperate-to-tropical terrestrial / terrestrial or arboreal or aquatic snakes

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