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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal.

Usage examples (36)
  • Everyone knows bread is as deadly as a black mamba.
  • They would press his teeth in and then kill the mamba.
  • An Ndoki appeared, holding a live mamba above my head.
  •  And don't ask me where I bought a black mamba snake. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Don't miss the snake charmer at the market -- he's trained a "mamba" (an African venomous snake) to do the "mambo" (a rhythmic Latin dance).
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