colubroid

adjective
col·​u·​broid | \ ˈkäl(y)əˌbrȯid \

Definition of colubroid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

colubroid

noun
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plural -s

Definition of colubroid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a snake of the family Colubridae

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History and Etymology for colubroid

Adjective

International Scientific Vocabulary colubr- (from Latin coluber, colubra snake) + -oid

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“Colubroid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/colubroid. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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