Notechis
Notechis Notechis prop. n. A genus including the tiger snakes.

Syn: genus {Notechis}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Notechis scutatis — Tiger Ti ger, n. [OE. tigre, F. tigre, L. tigris, Gr. ti gris; probably of Persian origin; cf. Zend tighra pointed, tighri an arrow, Per. t[=i]r; perhaps akin to E. stick, v. t.; probably so named from its quickness.] 1. A very large and powerful …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Notechis scutatus — noun highly venomous brown and yellow snake of Australia and Tasmania • Syn: ↑tiger snake • Hypernyms: ↑elapid, ↑elapid snake • Member Holonyms: ↑Notechis, ↑genus Notechis …   Useful english dictionary

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