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English definition of “venom”

venom

noun [U]  /ˈven·əm/ us  
a poisonous liquid produced by some snakes, insects, and spiders when they bite: fig. His diary was full of venom and hate for everyone in authority.
venomous
adjective  /ˈven·ə·məs/ us  
a venomous snake/spider
(Definition of venom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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