Ringed snake
Ringed Ringed, a. 1. Encircled or marked with, or as with, a ring or rings. [1913 Webster]

2. Wearning a wedding ring; hence, lawfully wedded. ``A ringed wife.'' --Tennyson. [1913 Webster]

{Ringed seal} (Zo["o]l.), a North Pacific seal ({Phoca f[oe]tida}) having ringlike spots on the body.

{Ringed snake} (Zo["o]l.), a harmless European snake ({Tropidonotus natrix}) common in England.

{Ringed worm} (Zo["o]l.), an annelid. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Ringed snake — Snake Snake, n. [AS. snaca; akin to LG. snake, schnake, Icel. sn[=a]kr, sn?kr, Dan. snog, Sw. snok; of uncertain origin.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the order Ophidia; an ophidian; a serpent, whether harmless or venomous. See {Ophidia}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ringed snake — noun harmless European snake with a bright yellow collar; common in England • Syn: ↑grass snake, ↑ring snake, ↑Natrix natrix • Hypernyms: ↑water snake • Hyponyms: ↑viperine grass snake, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ringed snake. — See ring snake. * * * …   Universalium

  • ringed snake. — See ring snake …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ringed — Ringed, a. 1. Encircled or marked with, or as with, a ring or rings. [1913 Webster] 2. Wearning a wedding ring; hence, lawfully wedded. A ringed wife. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] {Ringed seal} (Zo[ o]l.), a North Pacific seal ({Phoca f[oe]tida})… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ringed seal — Ringed Ringed, a. 1. Encircled or marked with, or as with, a ring or rings. [1913 Webster] 2. Wearning a wedding ring; hence, lawfully wedded. A ringed wife. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] {Ringed seal} (Zo[ o]l.), a North Pacific seal ({Phoca… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ringed worm — Ringed Ringed, a. 1. Encircled or marked with, or as with, a ring or rings. [1913 Webster] 2. Wearning a wedding ring; hence, lawfully wedded. A ringed wife. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] {Ringed seal} (Zo[ o]l.), a North Pacific seal ({Phoca… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Snake — Snake, n. [AS. snaca; akin to LG. snake, schnake, Icel. sn[=a]kr, sn?kr, Dan. snog, Sw. snok; of uncertain origin.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the order Ophidia; an ophidian; a serpent, whether harmless or venomous. See {Ophidia}, and {Serpent}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Snake eater — Snake Snake, n. [AS. snaca; akin to LG. snake, schnake, Icel. sn[=a]kr, sn?kr, Dan. snog, Sw. snok; of uncertain origin.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the order Ophidia; an ophidian; a serpent, whether harmless or venomous. See {Ophidia}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Snake fence — Snake Snake, n. [AS. snaca; akin to LG. snake, schnake, Icel. sn[=a]kr, sn?kr, Dan. snog, Sw. snok; of uncertain origin.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of the order Ophidia; an ophidian; a serpent, whether harmless or venomous. See {Ophidia}, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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