HyperDic: black-necked_cobra

English > 1 sense of the expression black-necked cobra:
NOUNanimalblack-necked cobra, spitting cobra, Naja nigricollisaggressive cobra widely distributed in Africa
English > black-necked cobra: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningaggressive cobra widely distributed in Africa; rarely bites but spits venom that may cause blindness.
Synonymsspitting cobra, Naja nigricollis
Member ofNaja, genus Najacobras
Broadercobravenomous Asiatic and African elapid snakes that can expand the skin of the neck into a hood
Catalannaja nigricollis

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