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snake·bite

 (snāk′bīt′)
n.
1. The bite of a snake.
2. Poisoning resulting from the bite of a venomous snake.

snakebite

(ˈsneɪkˌbaɪt)
n
1. (Pathology) a bite inflicted by a snake, esp a venomous one
2. (Brewing) a drink of cider and lager

snake•bite

(ˈsneɪkˌbaɪt)

n.
1. the bite of a snake, esp. of one that is venomous.
2. the resulting painful, toxic condition.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.snakebite - a bite inflicted by a (venomous) snake
bite - a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person
Translations
kígyóharapáskígyómarás

snakebite

[ˈsneɪkbaɪt] Nmordedura f de serpiente, picadura f de serpiente

snakebite

snake bite [ˈsneɪkbaɪt] nmorsure f de serpentsnake charmer ncharmeur/euse m/f de serpentsnakes and ladders n sorte de jeu de l'oie

snakebite

[ˈsneɪkˌbaɪt] nmorso di serpente
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ISLAMABAD -- The siblings, three-year-old boy and seven-year-old girl have been killed after a snake bite them while they were sleeping outside their house in Wazirabad after they reached the hospital.
Rawalpindi -- A man died of snake bite while two others sustained burn injuries when a cylinder exploded in a house here on Thursday, sources said.
Another doctor said a snake bite victim has a more than 90pc chance of surviving a bite from the most venomous snakes if injected with anti venom.
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Manzar's father Nazar Hussan told Dawn that after snake bite, his son was shifted to Choti Zaireen Rural Health Centre from where he was rushed to teaching hospital of Ghazi Khan Medical College in Dera Ghazi Khan due to non-availability of anti-venom.
MIRPURKHAS -- A married woman committed suicide in Naokot Town while a teenager boy was killed by snake bite near Shahi Water here on Wednesday.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Department has removed four doctors from their posts including District Health Officer (DHO) Charsadda and Medical Superintendent (MS) of Shabqaddar Hospital over death of a minor girl due to snake bite.
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ISLAMABAD: The siblings, three-year-old boy and seven-year-old girl have been killed after a snake bite them while they were sleeping outside their house in Wazirabad after they reached the hospital.
The attack came just weeks after a dog was killed by a snake bite in Kirkintilloch.