non-poisonous


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Adj.1.non-poisonous - not producing poison
atoxic, nontoxic - not producing or resulting from poison
2.non-poisonous - safe to eat
comestible, eatable, edible - suitable for use as food
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non-poisonous

[ˌnɒnˈpɔɪznəs] ADJ [substance] → no tóxico, atóxico; [snake] → no venenoso
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Tonny Ananda Swadaya, the police chief in Jayawijaya district, too apologized but stated that the suspect was in no danger and the snake was non-poisonous. He, however, did not say which type of snake was used.
Thankfully, the two-meter-long python was non-poisonous. Animal control volunteers took half an hour to retrieve the snake - which was covered in feces - from the toilet.
The non-poisonous ones like the pythons are usually found coiled on the branches of trees in dense forests.
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Thabet claims he has been training the snake, which is from a non-poisonous species, to savour tea, soft drinks, water, juice and other liquids.