374. Snakes


See also 16. ANIMALS ; 353. REPTILES .

ophidiophobia
1. an abnormal fear of snakes. Also ophiophobia .
2. herpetophobia.
ophiography
a description of snakes. —ophiographic, adj.
ophiolatry
the worship of snakes. — ophiolater, n.
ophiology
the branch of herpetology that studies snakes. Also called snakeology, snakology. —ophiologist, n. —ophiologic, ophiological, adj.
ophiomancy
a form of divination involving snakes.
snakeology, snakology
ophiology.

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