crotaloid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Crotalus +‎ -oid

Adjective[edit]

crotaloid (comparative more crotaloid, superlative most crotaloid)

  1. (zoology) Resembling the genus Crotalus of venomous snakes, including the rattlesnake.

Noun[edit]

crotaloid (plural crotaloids)

  1. (zoology) Any member of the Crotalinae, formerly known as Crotaloidae.