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rattlesnake

noun [C] uk   /ˈræt.l̩.sneɪk/  us   /ˈræt̬-/ (informal rattler )
a poisonous snake found in southern parts of the US that, when annoyed, produces a loud noise by shaking its tail
Translations of “rattlesnake”
in Chinese (Traditional) 響尾蛇…
in Chinese (Simplified) 响尾蛇…
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