Tropidonotus sipedon
Water snake Wa"ter snake` (Zo["o]l.) (a) A common North American colubrine snake ({Tropidonotus sipedon}) which lives chiefly in the water. (b) Any species of snakes of the family {Homalopsid[ae]}, all of which are aquatic in their habits. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Tropidonotus sipedon — Water adder Wa ter ad der (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The water moccasin. (b) The common, harmless American water snake ({Tropidonotus sipedon}). See Illust. under {Water Snake}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Water adder — Wa ter ad der (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The water moccasin. (b) The common, harmless American water snake ({Tropidonotus sipedon}). See Illust. under {Water Snake}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Water snake — Wa ter snake (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A common North American colubrine snake ({Tropidonotus sipedon}) which lives chiefly in the water. (b) Any species of snakes of the family {Homalopsid[ae]}, all of which are aquatic in their habits. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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