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noun pl Elap·i·dae \ə-ˈlap-ə-ˌdē\

Definition of ELAPIDAE

:  a family of venomous snakes with hollow fangs found in the warmer parts of both hemispheres and including the cobras and mambas, the coral snakes of the New World, and the majority of Australian snakes
elap·id \-ˈlap-əd\ adjective or noun
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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