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sea snake

noun

Definition of sea snake

  1. 1 :  sea serpent

  2. 2 :  any of numerous venomous aquatic chiefly viviparous elapid snakes of warm seas



1755

First Known Use of sea snake

1755

Rhymes with sea snake

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Medical Dictionary

sea snake

noun

Medical Definition of sea snake

  1. :  any of a family (Hydrophidae) of numerous venomous snakes inhabiting the tropical parts of the Pacific and Indian oceans




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