HyperDic: worm_snake

English > 2 senses of the expression worm snake:
NOUNanimalworm snake, blind snakewormlike burrowing snake of warm regions having vestigial eyes
animalworm snake, thunder snake, Carphophis amoenussmall reddish wormlike snake of eastern United States
English > worm snake: 2 senses > noun 1, animal
Meaningwormlike burrowing snake of warm regions having vestigial eyes.
Synonymblind snake
Member ofLeptotyphlopidae, family Leptotyphlopidaeblind snakes
Narrowerwestern blind snake, Leptotyphlops humilisburrows among roots of shrubs and beneath rocks in desert and rocky hillside areas and beach sand of western United States
Broadersnake, serpent, ophidianlimbless scaly elongate reptile
English > worm snake: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
Meaningsmall reddish wormlike snake of eastern United States.
Synonymsthunder snake, Carphophis amoenus
Member ofCarphophis, genus Carphophisthunder snake
Broadercolubrid snake, colubridMostly harmless temperate-to-tropical terrestrial / terrestrial or arboreal or aquatic snakes

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