snake doctor

noun

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First Known Use of snake doctor

1862, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Snake doctor.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/snake%20doctor. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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