[sur-puh n-tair-ee-uh m] /ˌsɜr pənˈtɛər i əm/
noun, plural serpentariums, serpentaria
[sur-puh n-tair-ee-uh] /ˌsɜr pənˈtɛər i ə/ (Show IPA)
a place where snakes are housed, especially for exhibition.
noun, Astronomy. 1. the constellation Ophiuchus.
[ser-pen-tuh-fawrm] /sɛrˈpɛn təˌfɔrm/ adjective 1. shaped like a snake.
adjective 1. of, characteristic of, or resembling a serpent, as in form or movement. 2. having a winding course, as a road; sinuous. 3. shrewd, wily, or cunning. noun 4. a device on a harquebus lock for holding the match. 5. a cannon having any of various bore sizes, used from the 15th to the […]
noun, Furniture. 1. a front, as of a chest of drawers, having a horizontal compound curve with a convex section between two concave ones.