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The case began with a neighbor spotting a cobra slithering onto the neighbor's property before promptly using a car to squash it.
The first is the Z-fold, where the frontmost panel stays parallel to the ground, coming up like a cobra rising to strike.
Those parents are more difficult to remove, even with the brilliant work of the cobra head weeders.
After finishing the first part — a vinyasa portion of hip rolls, downward dogs, cobras and slow roll-ups — participants transition to a feisty mélange of concentrated African dances before ending the workout with more yoga.
Among them: tortoises, bearded dragons, lizards, geckos, a cobra, rattle snakes, a crocodile, an alligator, scores of venomous snakes, and even a python, known as the world's longest of snakes.
According to a press release the front side of the relief depicts the head of a figure wearing a uraeus, or a cobra crown, a symbol of a pharaoh, though the lower half of the face is missing.
With his debut album Rich as in Spirit slated to drop Friday, Quan is ready to place the rap game in the cobra clutch and regain his status as one of the South's most esteemed rappers.
Like other nerve agents and some components of cobra venom, Novichok agents inhibit cholinesterase enzymes, which are essential to the functioning of neurons.
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During the early part of the 16th century, Portuguese traders took control of cities along India's western coast. During this period of contact, the Portuguese became familiar with some of India's animal life. One animal they noticed was a poisonous snake that could expand the skin of its neck to form a hood. The Portuguese called this snake cobra de capello, meaning “snake with a hood.” The Portuguese name was first borrowed into English in the 17th century. By the 19th century the name had become shortened to cobra.
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Definition of cobra for English Language Learners
: a very poisonous snake found in Asia and Africa
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