anguineous

adjective
an·guin·e·ous | \(ˈ)aŋ¦gwinēəs\

Definition of anguineous 

archaic

: having the nature or appearance of a snake

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First Known Use of anguineous

1656, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anguineous

Latin anguineus, from anguin-, anguen snake (from anguis) + -eus -eous

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