a striped rat snake, Elaphe obsoleta, of the southeastern U.S., reaching a length of 4 to 7 feet (1.2 to 2.1 meter).
noun, Rocketry Slang. 1. a device by which an astronaut may eject the capsule in which he or she rides in the event that a rocket malfunctions. 2. . noun phrase [1950s+ Astronautics; chicken fr the sense ”coward”; egads an acronym for electronic ground automatic destruct sequencer and coincides with an archaic interjection of dismay]
[te-truh-zee-nee] /ˌtɛ trəˈzi ni/ noun 1. diced chicken in a cream sauce, baked in a casserole with noodles and cheese, usually flavored with sherry.
- Chicken tracks
Related Terms hen tracks
noun 1. an edible, freshwater turtle, Deirochelys reticularia, of the southeastern U.S., characterized by a long neck and by the network of fine, yellow lines marking the dark carapace.