Pit viper

Definition of Pit viper

(Zool.) any viperine snake having a deep pit on each side of the snout. The rattlesnake and copperhead are examples.

See also: Pit

Related Words

Agkistrodon contortrix, Agkistrodon piscivorus, Bothrops atrops, copperhead, cottonmouth, cottonmouth moccasin, Crotalidae, family Crotalidae, fer-de-lance, rattler, rattlesnake, viper, water moccasin
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