Definition of “cobra” - English Dictionary

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“cobra” in British English

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cobranoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkəʊ.brə/ us /ˈkoʊ.brə/

a poisonous snake from Africa and southern Asia that makes itself look bigger and more threatening by spreading the skin at the back of its head

(Definition of “cobra” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“cobra” in American English

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cobranoun [ C ]

us /ˈkoʊ·brə/

a poisonous snake from Africa or southern Asia that can make itself look bigger by spreading the skin at the back of its head

(Definition of “cobra” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)