spitting snake


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spitting snake

n
(Animals) another name for the rinkhals
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Noun1.spitting snake - highly venomous snake of southern Africa able to spit venom up to seven feetspitting snake - highly venomous snake of southern Africa able to spit venom up to seven feet
elapid, elapid snake - any of numerous venomous fanged snakes of warmer parts of both hemispheres
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nigricincta) is a venomous spitting snake belonging to the Elapidae family and found only in Namibia and Southern Angola [20].
She soon came back with the coffee and impatient as ever, shouted 'Please tell me about spitting snakes!' Ignoring her outburst I requested for the bowl of fruits on the dining table.