Medical Dictionary

puff adder

noun

Medical Definition of PUFF ADDER

:  a large thick-bodied exceedingly venomous widely distributed African viper (Bitis arietans) that inflates its body and hisses loudly when disturbed; also :  a similar smaller snake (B. inornata) of southern Africa

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May 24, 2015
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