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anaconda


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anaconda  \An`a*con"da\,  n.  [Of  Ceylonese  origin?]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  large  South  American  snake  of  the  Boa  family  ({Eunectes 
  murinus}),  which  lives  near  rivers,  and  preys  on  birds  and 
  small  mammals.  The  name  is  also  applied  to  a  similar  large 
  serpent  ({Python  tigris})  of  Ceylon. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  anaconda 
  n  :  large  arboreal  boa  of  tropical  South  America  [syn:  {Eunectes 
  murinus}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Anaconda,  MT 
  Zip  code(s):  59711 




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