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sidewinder

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noun side·wind·er \ˈsīd-ˌwīnd-ər\

Medical Definition of sidewinder

  1. :  a small pale-colored rattlesnake of the genus Crotalus (C. cerastes) of the southwestern United States that moves by thrusting its body diagonally forward in a series of S-shaped curves—called also horned rattlesnake




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