water rattle

Water rattle

Wa"ter rat"tle\ Water rattler \Wa"ter rat"tler\ (Zo["o]l.) The diamond rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus); -- so called from its preference for damp places near water.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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