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whip snakeor whip·snake (wĭp′snāk′, hwĭp′-)
Any of several slender nonvenomous New World snakes of the genus Masticophis, having a long tail that resembles a whip.
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or whip′ snake`,
1. any of various long, slender, fast-moving snakes of the genus Masticophis, common in W North America.
2. any of various similar or related snakes.
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|Noun||1.||whipsnake - any of several small fast-moving snakes with long whiplike tails|
colubrid, colubrid snake - mostly harmless temperate-to-tropical terrestrial or arboreal or aquatic snakes
coachwhip snake, Masticophis flagellum, coachwhip - a whipsnake of southern United States and Mexico; tail resembles a braided whip
California whipsnake, Masticophis lateralis, striped racer - a whipsnake of scrublands and rocky hillsides
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