common garter snake

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n common garter snake a garter snake that is widespread in North America
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Usage

In literature:

The Reptiles of this Country are the rattle snake, garter Snake a common brown Lizzard.
"The Journals of Lewis and Clark" by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
The striped garter-snake of all sizes, was very common.
"Toronto of Old" by Henry Scadding
I saw myself only one copperhead, and a common garter-snake.
"Audubon and his Journals, Vol. 2" by Maria R. Audubon
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In news:

Our new official state reptile, the common garter snake, takes note of his newly elevated stature.
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