cottonmouth moccasin

noun

Examples of cottonmouth moccasin in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Like the black mamba, the color of the inside of the cottonmouth moccasin’s mouth inspires its name, not its scales. Avery Hurt, Discover Magazine, 19 May 2022

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First Known Use

1879, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cottonmouth moccasin was in 1879

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“Cottonmouth moccasin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cottonmouth%20moccasin. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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