Colubridae

noun plural
Co·​lu·​bri·​dae | \ kə-ˈl(y)ü-brə-ˌdē How to pronounce Colubridae (audio) \

Medical Definition of Colubridae

: a large cosmopolitan family of nonvenomous terrestrial, arboreal, or sometimes aquatic snakes

Other Words from Colubridae

colubrid \ ˈkäl-​(y)ə-​ˌbrəd How to pronounce Colubridae (audio) \ noun or adjective

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“Colubridae.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Colubridae. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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