Vipera aspis

(redirected from Aspic viper)
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Related to Aspic viper: European viper, Vipera aspis ocellata
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Noun1.Vipera aspis - of southern EuropeVipera aspis - of southern Europe; similar to but smaller than the adder
viper - venomous Old World snakes characterized by hollow venom-conducting fangs in the upper jaw
genus Vipera, Vipera - type genus of the Viperidae
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Dieter Zorn, 53, was attacked by a Aspic viper and died from a heart attack within minutes.