blind snake


noun

any of numerous wormlike, burrowing snakes of the families Typhlopidae, Leptotyphlopidae, and Anomalepididae, most of which have vestigial eyes.

Nearby words

  1. blind register,
  2. blind roller,
  3. blind salamander,
  4. blind seed,
  5. blind side,
  6. blind spot,
  7. blind staggers,
  8. blind stamping,
  9. blind tiger,
  10. blind trust

Also called worm snake.

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British Dictionary definitions for blind snake

blind snake

noun

any burrowing snake of the family Typhlopidae and related families of warm and tropical regions, having very small or vestigial eyes
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