fer-de-lance fer-de-lance

Definition(s):

  • (n) large extremely venomous pit viper of Central America and South America

Usage(s):

  • The group includes rattlesnake, moccasin, copperhead, fer-de-lance.

News

  • Woodland Park Zoo helps to save man bitten by viper

    A Roberts Creek, British Columbia man recovers in Vancouver General Hospital after receiving antivenin from Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo for a Bothrops asper (Fer-de-lance) viper bite he suffered while vacationing in Costa Rica.
    on July 16, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

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