red rat snake

noun
plural red rat snakes

Definition of red rat snake

: corn snake The red rat snake, or corn snake, is a non-venomous constrictor that feeds mostly on lizards, frogs and small rodents.St. Petersburg (Florida) Times

First Known Use of red rat snake

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Red rat snake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/red%20rat%20snake. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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