HyperDic: naja_nigricollis

English > 1 sense of the expression Naja nigricollis:
NOUNanimalNaja nigricollis, black-necked cobra, spitting cobraaggressive cobra widely distributed in Africa
English > Naja nigricollis: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningaggressive cobra widely distributed in Africa; rarely bites but spits venom that may cause blindness.
Synonymsblack-necked cobra, spitting cobra
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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