HyperDic: ringneck_snake

English > 1 sense of the expression ringneck snake:
NOUNanimalringneck snake, ring-necked snake, ring snakeany of numerous small nonvenomous North American snakes with a yellow or orange ring around the neck
English > ringneck snake: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
MeaningAny of numerous small nonvenomous North American snakes with a yellow or orange ring around the neck.
Synonymsring-necked 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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