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pythoness

See also: Pythoness

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Etymology 1Edit

See Pythoness.

NounEdit

pythoness (plural pythonesses)

  1. alternative case form of Pythoness
  2. A female soothsayer
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Etymology 2Edit

python +‎ -ess

NounEdit

pythoness (plural pythonesses)

  1. A female python.
    • 1862, The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 56,
      On the fifteenth of January, it was discovered that the pythoness had excluded rather more than a hundred dirty-white, leathery-looking eggs.
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