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puff addernoun [C]

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a ​poisonousAfricansnake that ​swells to a ​largersize when it is ​attacked
(Definition of puff adder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “puff adder”
in Chinese (Simplified) (非洲)鼓腹巨蝰…
in Chinese (Traditional) (非洲)鼓腹巨蝰…
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