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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 previewThe Snake Almanac (2001)

A Fully Illustrated Natural History of Snakes Worldwide by Edward R. Ricciuti

The eastern diamondback is an excellent swimmer and finds its way to islands in brackish water. Range:...

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 previewOrgan Pipe (2004)

Life on the Edge

The western diamondback is the largest and most ...

Google previewMaternal Effects As Adaptations (1998)

by Department of Biological Sciences University of South Carolina Timothy A. Mousseau Associate Professor, Columbia, Charles W. Fox Assistant Professor Fordham University

The diamondback is a sexu ally dimorphic species with an MF pattern of ESD. Male terrapins mature at approximately 300 g and females mature at approximately 1100 g. Commensurate with the size dimorphism are differences in growth and ...

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 (2015)

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 previewThe Ghost of the Grand Canyon (Teacher's Guide) (2002)

by Carole Marsh

In the United States, the diamondback is the most deadly rattlesnake. Nampeyo thought it was important for the ...

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 previewUp in the Old Hotel, and Other Stories (1992)

by Joseph Mitchell

The diamondback is a handsome reptile, whose meat, when properly stewed, is tender and gelatinous. Gastro- nomically, it is by far the finest of the North American turtles, and terrapin stew is our costliest native delicacy. Three styles of stew- ...

Google previewVenomous Animals and Their Venoms (2013)

Venomous Vertebrates by Wolfgang Bücherl, Eleanor E. Buckley

For instance, the diamondback is a highly irritable species whereas the blacktailed rattler is generally of a mild disposition. Likewise, it appears that the Arizona Gila monster, inured to xeric conditions and exposed to the hot bright desert sun, ...

Google previewMendel in the Kitchen (2004)

A Scientist's View of Genetically Modified Food by Nina V. Fedoroff, Nancy Marie Brown

Second, the diamondback is a warm-climate moth.

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 previewVenomous Snakes of the World (2008)

by Mark O'Shea

Western diamondback rattlesnake Crotalus atrox The archetypal rattlesnake of cowboy movies, the western diamondback is a widespread species. A true generalist, in both habitat and prey preferences, it usually occurs in areas inhabited by ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Sweetfish - tree snake (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

The diamondback terrapin lives in a variety of saltwater habitats. However, it requires fresh water to drink. A hatch ling diamondback terrapin is about 1-1 'A inches. The name terrapin is derived from an ...

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 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 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, ...

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