snakebite

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noun snake·bite \ˈsnāk-ˌbīt\

Definition of snakebite

  1. :  the bite of a snake and especially a venomous snake

1839

First Known Use of snakebite

1839


SNAKEBITE Defined for English Language Learners

snakebite

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noun snake·bite \ˈsnāk-ˌbīt\

Definition of snakebite for English Language Learners

  • : the wound you get when a snake bites you


Medical Dictionary

snakebite

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noun snake·bite \-ˌbīt\

Medical Definition of snakebite

  1. :  the bite of a snake; also :  the condition resulting from the bite of a venomous snake and characterized by variable symptoms (as pain and swelling at the puncture site, blurred vision, difficulty in breathing, or internal bleeding)



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