Viperine snake


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Related to Viperine snake: viperine grass snake, Natrix maura
(Zool.) Any venomous snake of the family Viperidæ.
A harmless snake resembling a viper in form or color, esp. Tropidonotus viperinus, a small European species which resembles the viper in color.

See also: Viperine, Viperine

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