coachwhip


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coachwhip

(ˈkəʊtʃˌwɪp)
n
1. a coachwhip snake
2. (Plants) a desert plant found in USA and Mexico
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Noun1.coachwhip - desert shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico having slender naked spiny branches that after the rainy season put forth foliage and clusters of red flowerscoachwhip - desert shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico having slender naked spiny branches that after the rainy season put forth foliage and clusters of red flowers
candlewood - any of several resinous trees or shrubs often burned for light
Fouquieria, genus Fouquieria - resinous succulent trees or shrubs of desert and semidesert regions of southwestern United States that are leafless most of the year
2.coachwhip - a whipsnake of southern United States and Mexicocoachwhip - a whipsnake of southern United States and Mexico; tail resembles a braided whip
whip snake, whipsnake, whip-snake - any of several small fast-moving snakes with long whiplike tails
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Kevin van Doorn, PhD, and Professor Jacob Sivak, from the Faculty of Science, found that the coachwhip snake's visual blood flow patterns change depending on what's in its environment.
The most expanded use of habitats was by the coachwhip Masticophis flagellum.
"Raptors of the Northeast" is published by Coachwhip Publications of Landisville, Pa.
Other names include Candlewood, Slimwood, Coachwhip, Vine Cactus, Flamingsword, or Jacob's Staff.
Valley Traditional is home of Thunder Mountain Bows, including the 62-inch Coyote Flatbow and 66-inch Coachwhip Longbow.
The purpose of this study was to examine 6 species of colubrid snakes from California for helminths: the glossy snake, Arizona elegans; western shovelnose snake, Chionactis occipitalis; coachwhip, Masticophis flagellum; striped racer, Masticophis lateralis; spotted leafnose snake, Phyllorhynchus decurtatus; and longnose snake, Rhinocheilus lecontei.