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ring snake

or ringed snake

noun
1.
grass snake (def 1).
Origin of ring snake
1770-1780
An Americanism dating back to 1770-80
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  • Next to General Grant's portrait came "a ring snake from Kentucky."

    Glimpses of Three Coasts Helen Hunt Jackson
  • The ring snake is not a constrictor, yet he thus tied himself round the tree by the coils of his tail.

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