Ophiophagus
Ophiophagus O`phi*oph"a*gus, n. [NL. See {Ophiophagous}.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of venomous East Indian snakes, which feed on other snakes. {Ophiophagus elaps} is said to be the largest and most deadly of poisonous snakes. [1913 Webster]

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