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coluber


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coluber  \Col"u*ber\,  n.  [L.,  a  serpent.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  genus  of  harmless  serpents. 
 
  Note:  Linn[ae]us  placed  in  this  genus  all  serpents,  whether 
  venomous  or  not  whose  scales  beneath  the  tail  are 
  arranged  in  pairs;  but  by  modern  writers  it  is  greatly 
  restricted. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Coluber 
  n  :  racers  [syn:  {Coluber},  {genus  Coluber}] 




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