Meaning of CONSTRICTOR in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ kənˈstrɪktə ]

n. 1 any snake (esp. a boa) that kills by coiling round its prey and compressing it. 2 Anat. any muscle that compresses or contracts an organ or part of the body. [mod.L (as constrict)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.