Ticpolonga
Ticpolonga Tic`po*lon"ga, n. [Native name.] (Zo["o]l.) A very venomous viper ({Daboia Russellii}), native of Ceylon and India; -- called also {cobra monil}. [1913 Webster]

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  • cobra monil — Ticpolonga Tic po*lon ga, n. [Native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A very venomous viper ({Daboia Russellii}), native of Ceylon and India; called also {cobra monil}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Daboia Russellii — Ticpolonga Tic po*lon ga, n. [Native name.] (Zo[ o]l.) A very venomous viper ({Daboia Russellii}), native of Ceylon and India; called also {cobra monil}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Russell's viper — Rus·sell s viper .rəs əlz n a strikingly marked highly venomous snake of the genus Vipera (V. russellii) occurring in southeastern Asia called also tic polonga Russell Patrick (1727 1805) British physician and naturalist. For the first part of… …   Medical dictionary

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