Worm-snake

worm snake

noun
1.
any of several small, wormlike snakes, especially Carphophis amoenus, of the eastern and central U.S.

Origin:
1880–85, Americanism

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worm snake

noun
1. wormlike burrowing snake of warm regions having vestigial eyes [syn: blind snake
2. small reddish wormlike snake of eastern United States [syn: thunder snake
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