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Definition of Venomous
VenomousVenomous Ven"om*ous, a. [OE. venemous, venimous, F. venimeux,
L. venenosus, fr. venenum poison. See Venom, and cf.
1. Full of venom; noxious to animal life; poisonous; as, the
bite of a serpent may be venomous.
2. (Zo["o]l.) Having a poison gland or glands for the
secretion of venom, as certain serpents and insects.
3. Noxious; mischievous; malignant; spiteful; as, a venomous
progeny; a venomous writer.
Venomous snake (Zo["o]l.), any serpent which has poison
glands and fangs, whether dangerous to man or not. These
serpents constitute two tribes, the viperine serpents, or
Solenoglypha, and the cobralike serpents, or
Proteroglypha. The former have perforated, erectile fangs
situated in the front part of the upper jaw, and are
without ordinary teeth behind the fangs; the latter have
permanently erect and grooved fangs, with ordinary
maxillary teeth behind them. -- Ven"om*ous*ly, adv. --
Meaning of Venomous from wikipedia
- neurotoxins, which affect nervous
systems; myotoxins, which damage
muscles. Venomous animals
kill tens of thousands
per year. However, the toxins...
- Venomous snakes
of the suborder Serpentes
that are capable
is used primarily
prey and defense
are more venomous
fish than venomous snakes
more than the combined total
of all other venomous
- Venomous mammals
of the cl**** Mammalia
they use to kill or disable
prey, to defend themselves
lizards, only the Gila monster
and the Mexican beaded lizard
. However, several species
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are not able to jump, although
they can run quickly. While
some very venomous spiders
do not always inject venom
when they bite, these spiders
- spiders. Almost
, but not all spider bites result
in the injection
of venom. Pain from non-venomous
, so-called "dry bites" typically...
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