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any limbless, snakelike lizard of the genus
inhabiting the eastern U.S., Europe, and Asia, having external ear openings and the ability to regenerate its long, fragile tail.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Once bitten by a snake, one shies at well ropes for the next three years.
Don't criticize a snake for not having a horn; for all you know it may someday become a dragon.
Whoever digs a pit will fall into it; and whoever breaks through a wall will be bitten by a snake.