from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. a genus of African snakes comprising the mambas.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The typical genus of the family Dendraspid-idæ.
  • n. [l. c] Pl. dendraspides (-pī-dēz). A serpent of this genus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. mambas


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