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moccasin

 [mok´ah-sin]
any of several species of snakes of the genus Agkistrodon.
highland moccasin copperhead.
water moccasin Agkistrodon piscivorus, a venomous semiaquatic pit viper with an olive or brown back, found in the southern United States. Called also cottonmouth.

moccasin

[mok′äsin]
any of several species of snakes of the genus Agkistrodon.
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Cottonmouth water moccasin
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In addition to the many moc styles, Arrow Moccasin also crafts historically authentic 18th century-era mocs for reenactors, and they supply the Massachusetts State Police and many area dog trainers with leather leashes, collars, and harnesses for K9 units.
The moccasins are made by herself, a native artisan in northwestern Quebec and from Aboriginal-owned companies in Canada.
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The Moccasin Flats film was screened at film festivals across North America to rave reviews, and now it has become a television series.
Many conservationists and American Indians have long sought to protect Moccasin Bend, a unique site whose historical significance includes 10,000 years of American Indian occupation and a Union siege of Chattanooga during the Civil War.
Riding at lowly Marquis Downs in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Moccasin, 23, scored 14 consecutive victories between August 24 and September 1, beating Richards' record of 12 in a row in 1933.
Like enough, he never knew that the purple moccasin was there until the day when Doctor Sickles saw it with his own eyes, and Flora Katherine saw it with hers.
The Moccasin discovery underscores the importance of the deepwater Gulf of Mexico as a source of domestic energy for the United States and as a focus area for Chevron's worldwide exploration portfolio," said George Kirkland, vice chairman, Chevron Corporation.
Handsewn from the very finest of leathers with a rugged hard-wearing sole and leather lined with a fully padded insole, this beautifully constructed and luxurious moccasin can be worn outdoors as well as indoors.
Sunday, the weekend doubleheader of 2-year-old stakes is complete with the $100,000 Moccasin for fillies.
Moccasin Trail Tours offers fly/drive packages where one can fly from Toronto to Timmins, and then drive to Cochrane to visit the Habitat and Heritage Village.