snake-head


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Noun1.snake-head - showy perennial of marshlands of eastern and central North America having waxy lanceolate leaves and flower with lower part creamy white and upper parts pale pink to deep purplesnake-head - showy perennial of marshlands of eastern and central North America having waxy lanceolate leaves and flower with lower part creamy white and upper parts pale pink to deep purple
Chelone, genus Chelone - herbaceous perennials: shellflower
bog plant, marsh plant, swamp plant - a semiaquatic plant that grows in soft wet land; most are monocots: sedge, sphagnum, grasses, cattails, etc; possibly heath
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Theyave been racing the wooden chundam vallam or snake boats, named after the raised snake-head like stern, here since the 16th century, each propelled by around 100 oarsmen.
The cobra or bullseye snake-head (Channa marulius) lives in hot climates, primarily the jungles and swamps of Southeast Asia.
a turtle from the sapphire sea: yellow-eyed snake-head tensed to snap
The Serpent's snake-head shell design looks ultra-cool, so workers will want to wear it.
Li, 29, feared he could be deported because he was smuggled into Britain by a Chinese "Snake-head" gang for pounds 14,000.
"This is the experience of other countries with snake-head fish."