viperine

adjective vi·per·ine \ ˈvī-pə-ˌrīn \

Definition of viperine

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

First Known Use of viperine

circa 1550

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viperine

adjective vi·per·ine \ ˈvī-pə-ˌrīn \

medical Definition of viperine

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

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