from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A rock-snake.
  • n. A venomous serpent of the genus Bungarus, family Elapidæ (or Najidæ), native of India, and closely allied to the cobra, though the neck is not so dilatable. See Bungarus.


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  • He would have recoiled from the notion as from a Vobilite rock-serpent.

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