jararaca

noun
ja·​ra·​ra·​ca | \ ˌzhä-rä-ˈrä-kə How to pronounce jararaca (audio) \

Medical Definition of jararaca

: a poisonous snake (Bothrops jararaca) of South America

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“Jararaca.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/jararaca. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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