death adder


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death adder

n
(Animals) a venomous Australian elapid snake, Acanthophis antarcticus, resembling an adder
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Noun1.death adder - venomous Australian snake resembling an adderdeath adder - venomous Australian snake resembling an adder
elapid, elapid snake - any of numerous venomous fanged snakes of warmer parts of both hemispheres
Acanthophis, genus Acanthophis - Australian elapid snakes
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EAST AYRSHIRE - 13 wild boar EAST LOTHIAN - 200 wild boar FIFE - Two rattlesnakes, two cobras, one taipan, one death adder HIGHLAND - Three wild boar MORAY - Four serval cats and eight Savannah cats NORTH LANARKSHIRE - Two caimans, two American alligators, two Nile crocodiles, two dwarf crocodiles, two rattlesnakes, two cobras, seven vipers, five gila monsters PERTH AND KINROSS - Seven Preszwalski horses, 36 mouflon sheep, six bison, 35 wild boar, two elk, two Savannah cats, one serval cat SCOTTISH BORDERS - 14 black and white ruffed lemurs, six ring-tailed lemurs
One minute I'm with a saltwater crocodile, the largest and most dangerous reptile on the planet, then I'll be with a death adder, one of the deadliest snakes going.
Filming my show about Australia brought me up close and personal with frightening creatures - one minute I'm with a saltwater crocodile, the largest and most dangerous reptile on the planet, then I'll be with a death adder, one of the deadliest snakes going.
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We'd consider the koala with the same level of diligence and dedication as if it were the death adder," he added.
So I couldn't help but feel awarm sense of nostalgiawhen Sega announced that Death Adder et alwould be returning for an outing on the 360.