horsehair snake

variants: or horsehair worm

Definition of horsehair snake

: a free-living adult gordioid worm

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First Known Use of horsehair snake

circa 1753, in the meaning defined above

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“Horsehair snake.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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