Medical Dictionary

venomous


venomous

adj ven·om·ous \ˈven-ə-məs\

Definition of VENOMOUS

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:  having a venom-producing gland and able to inflict a poisoned wound <the vipers, pit vipers, and coral snakes are venomous>
February 27, 2015
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