glass snake definition

  • noun:
    • some of a number of thin, limbless, snakelike lizards of genus Ophisaurus, having a tail that breaks or snaps off readily and later regenerates.
    • some of several thin, limbless, snakelike lizards associated with genus Ophisaurus, having a tail that breaks or snaps down easily and later regenerates.
    • any one of several thin, limbless, snakelike lizards associated with the genus Ophisaurus, having a tail that breaks or snaps off readily and soon after regenerates.
    • any one of a few slender, limbless, snakelike lizards of genus Ophisaurus, having a tail that breaks or snaps off easily and later regenerates.
    • some of a number of slender, limbless, snakelike lizards associated with genus Ophisaurus, having a tail that breaks or snaps off readily and later regenerates.

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