Definition of pythonid in English:

pythonid

noun

Zoology
  • A snake of the family Pythonidae; a python.

adjective

Zoology
  • Of or relating to the family Pythonidae.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Isaac Funk (1839–1912), publisher and reformer. From scientific Latin Python + -id, after scientific Latin Pythonidae, family name.

Pronunciation

pythonid

/pʌɪˈθɒnɪd//ˈpʌɪθənɪd/