[ sneyk-mouth ]
/ ˈsneɪkˌmaʊθ /
noun, plural snake·mouths [sneyk-mouthz]. /ˈsneɪkˌmaʊðz/.
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Words nearby snakemouth
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British Dictionary definitions for snakemouth
/ (ˈsneɪkˌmaʊθ) /
a terrestrial orchid, Pogonia ophioglossoides, of E North America, having solitary fragrant pinkish-purple flowers
Word Origin for snakemouth
so called because of the alleged similarity between the shape of the flower and a snake's mouth
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