sea snakesea snake
any of a large subfamily (Hydrophiinae) of poisonous elapine snakes with a flattened, oarlike tail, living in tropical seas
Any of various venomous aquatic snakes of the family Elapidae (or Hydrophiidae) that inhabit tropical waters of the Pacific and Indian Oceans and that bear live offspring.
(plural sea snakes)
- Any of several snakes, of the family Hydrophiinae, that live in the waters of the Pacific and Indian Oceans.