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Definition of the noun diamondback

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noun - plural: diamondbacks

  1. large deadly rattlesnake with diamond-shaped markings

Alternative definition of the noun diamondback


  1. A venomous rattlesnake having a diamond pattern on its back; it is found mainly in the southern United States and parts of northwestern Mexico.


Diamondback is the name of four fictional characters appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics.


  1. "Diamondback" is a cataloged instance, composition.
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  2. "Diamondback" is a musical single of JX.
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Diamondback is a steel roller coaster designed by Bolliger & Mabillard at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio, United States. The ride is located in Rivertown just behind International Street and the Eiffel Tower. When built in 2009, it was the first hyper coaster to feature a splashdown and the first Bolliger & Mabillard roller coaster at Kings Island. Diamondback was previously the biggest investment in Kings Island’s history at $22 million until surpassed in 2014 by Banshee, an investment of $24 million. The coaster has a 230 ft lift hill with a 215 ft-drop, featuring 10 total drops and a top speed of about 80 mph. It is similar to Behemoth at Canada's Wonderland in statistics, layout, and seating.


Diamondback was a proposed nuclear-armed air-to-air missile studied by the United States Navy's Naval Ordnance Test Station during the 1950s. Intended as an enlarged, nuclear-armed version of the successful Sidewinder missile, Diamondback did not progress beyond the study stage.

Phrases with Diamondback

Phrases starting with the word Diamondback:

  1. Diamondback Moths
  2. diamondback terrapin
  3. Diamondback Tritonia
  4. Diamondback Terrapins
  5. diamondback rattlesnake
  6. Diamondback Water Snake

Phrase ending with the word Diamondback:

  1. western diamondback

Other phrases containing the word Diamondback:

  1. Texas Diamondback Terripin
  2. Ornate Diamondback Terrapin
  3. Carolina Diamondback Terrapin
  4. Mangrove Diamondback Terrapin
  5. Northern Diamondback Terrapin
  6. Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake
  7. western diamondback rattlesnake
  8. Mississippi Diamondback Terrapin
  9. Florida East Coast Diamondback Terrapin

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Diamondback

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Google previewMoney, Money, Money (2001)

A Novel of the 87th Precinct by Ed McBain

” “Diamondback is a dangerous section ...

Google previewDeadly Snakes (2004)

by Andrew Solway

The western diamondback is a night-hunter, that feeds on mice, rats, ground ...

Google previewRattlesnakes (2010)

by Julie Murray

The eastern diamondback is the heaviest rattlesnake .

Google previewLa Varenne Pratique (1989)

Part 2, Meat, Poultry & Fish by Anne Willan

Diamondback is the finest variety, ...

Google previewOrgan Pipe (2004)

Life on the Edge

The western diamondback is the largest and most ...

Google previewDiamondback Rattlesnake (2011)

by Autumn Leigh

western diamondback eastern diamondback The eastern diamondback is the largest venomous snake in the. 7.

Google previewWriting for Multimedia and the Web (2006)

A Practical Guide to Content Development for Interactive Media by Timothy Garrand

The townof Diamondback is a threedimensional world populated with forty ...

Google previewThe Sleep Police (2013)

by Jay Bonansinga

Diamondback is a singleaction model revolver commonly carried in Condition Two, which means the chamber is full, but the hammer is depressed, so the best position for a shooter under pressure is the “tripod” posture, with means legs are ...

Google previewUp in the Old Hotel (2015)

by Joseph Mitchell, David Remnick

The diamondback is a lovely creature. On both sides of its protruding, distinctly snakelike head are pretty, multi-colored lines and splotches. The hard shell in which it is boxed glints like worn leather. On the top shell, or carapace, are thirteen ...

Google previewThe View from Bald Hill (2000)

Thirty Years in an Arizona Grassland by Carl E. Bock, Jane H. Bock

The diamondback is the largest rattlesnake in western North America, occasionally reaching lengths over 7 feet (2 m). The tail is banded in black and white rings of about equal width. At least on the Ranch, most diamondbacks we' ve seen ...

Google previewU.S. Guide to Venomous Snakes and Their Mimics (2011)

by Scott Shupe

Like its southeastern counterpart, (eastern diamondback), the western diamondback is a large and highly dangerous snake. In size, they average every bit as large as the eastern diamondback, though the record is somewhat less at 7 feet 8 ...

Google previewArizona Diamondbacks (2011)

by Rob Tricchinelli

The Diamondbacks' mascot is D. Baxter the Bobcat. Although a Diamondback is a snake, the mascot took its name from the ballpark's old name ...

Google previewDesert Animals (2009)

by Connor Dayton

The western diamondback is the biggest American rattlesnake. It can grow up to 7 feet (2 m) long.

Google previewThe Ghost of the Grand Canyon Teacher's Guide (2011)

by Carole Marsh

in the United States, the diamondback is the most deadly rattlesnake. 16 Writing 19 Vocabulary 19 Recreation ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Reptiles (2004)

by Murray Wrobel

Squamata - Colubridae e Madagascar Common Snake Malaclemys Testudines - Emydidae e Diamondback Terrapins; Diamondbacked Terrapins d Diamantschildkröten f Tortues diamantines; Tortues diamantées; Tortues d'eau saumâtre; ...

Google previewThe Team by Team Encyclopedia of Major League Baseball (2006)

By Dennis Purdy ; Foreword by Tony LaRussa by Dennis Purdy

Diamondback,” it would be Luis Gonzalez. Gonzalez holds many of Arizona° s all-time hitting records. After nine mediocre years with the Astros, Cubs, and ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)

A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke

mi Western diamondback rattlesnake Crotalus atrox family Vipendae AMPHIBIANS phylum Chordata class Amphibia ORDERS 3 FAMILIES 44 GENERA. Levantine viper Macrovipera lebetma, family Vipendae Rhinoceros viper Site nasicornis, ...

Google previewConcise Illustrated Dictionary of Biocontrol Terms (2015)

by Vladimir V. Gouli, Svetlana Y. Gouli, Jose A.P. Marcelino

Diamondback moth Figure 15 Photo by permission of Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bedoukian OFM technical pheromone synthetic pheromone for mating disruption in the control of the oriental fruit moth, ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

western diamondback rattlesnake. Crotalus atrox. western duck sickness. See alkali disease. western false hellebore. Wératrum woodii. western flat-topped. Agaricus meleagris. western green mamba.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (2017)

by Michael A. Mares

western diamondback 141 western diamondback rattlesnake 468 western ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Phobias, Fears, and Anxieties, Third Edition (2009)

by Ronald Manual Doctor, Ada P. Kahn, Christine A. Adamec

and Europe, poisonous snakes include the Eastern diamondback rattlesnake, the Western diamondback rattlesnake, and the European viper ( adder). There is evidence that the vast majority of people who fear snakes have had no ...

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

crackerjack cul-de-sac cutback demoniac diamondback drawback egomaniac fastback fatback feedback finback flack flak flapjack flashback fullback gimcrack greenback gunnysack hack half-track halfback hardback hardhack hardtack ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Tennessee (2000)

by Nancy Capace

The common rattler, called diamondback, is found throughout the State, ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

adaman0teus is the eastern diamondback rattlesnake; C. atrox0 is the western diamondback rattlesnake; ...

Google previewEnglish Pronouncing Dictionary (2006)

by Daniel Jones, Peter Roach, James Hartman

devotion - diamondback ...

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The value of this 11-letter word is 23 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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