hellbender definition

  • noun:
    • a sizable aquatic salamander (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) of this east and main united states of america. Also known as mudpuppy.
    • Cryptobranchus alleganiensis, a giant salamander of united states that inhabits big, swiftly flowing streams with rocky bottoms.
    • A reckless, headstrong individual.
    • A large North American aquatic salamander (Protonopsis horrida or Menopoma Alleghaniensis). It's very voracious and extremely tenacious of life. Also called alligator, and water dog.
    • A protracted and reckless debauch or drunken frolic. See bender, 4.
    • The menopome, Menopoma alleghaniensis (or Protonopsis horrida), a sizable aquatic salamander with gillslits and 4 brief legs, common inside Ohio area; one of several these types of creatures generally mud-puppies and water-dogs. See Menopoma.
    • huge salamander of us rivers and channels

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