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Definition of snake
- Snake n
- Limbless scaly elongate reptile; some are venomous [syn: {serpent}, {ophidian}]
- A deceitful or treacherous person [syn: {snake in the grass}]
- A tributary of the Columbia River that rises in Wyoming and flows westward; discovered in 1805 by the Lewis and Clark Expedition [syn: {Snake River}]
- A long faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near the equator stretching between Virgo and Cancer [syn: {Hydra}]
- Something resembling a snake v
- Move smoothly and sinuously, like a snake
- Form a snake-like pattern; "The river snakes through the valley"
- Move along a winding path; "The army snaked through the jungle"
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Proverbs - Nyoka yo yi vona a yi lumi — A snake which you can see can't bite you
Proverbs - N'wana wa nyoka i nyoka — The child of snake is a snake.
Proverbs - U nga dlayi nyoka u yi ndzuluta, ta micele ta ku vona — Do not kill a snake and swing it, the ones inside the holes are watching you

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