ground snake

noun

Definition of ground snake

: any of numerous small terrestrial colubrid snakes: such as
a : any of a North American genus (Sonora) of shy brightly ringed snakes
b : a small reddish gray snake (Haldea striatula synonym Potamophis striatula) of the eastern U.S.

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“Ground snake.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ground%20snake. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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