viperine

adjective
vi·​per·​ine | \ ˈvī-pə-ˌrīn How to pronounce viperine (audio) \

Definition of viperine

: of, relating to, or resembling a viper : venomous

First Known Use of viperine

circa 1550, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of viperine was circa 1550

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“Viperine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/viperine. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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viperine

adjective
vi·​per·​ine | \ ˈvī-pə-ˌrīn How to pronounce viperine (audio) \

Medical Definition of viperine

: of, relating to, or resembling a viper : venomous viperine snakes

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