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Definition of the noun mamba
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noun - plural: mambas
- arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- more generic terms: elapid / elapid snake = any of numerous venomous fanged snakes of warmer parts of both hemispheres
- more specific terms: Dendroaspis augusticeps / black mamba = a highly venomous southern African mamba dreaded because of its quickness and readiness to bite
- member of: Dendraspis / Dendroaspis / genus Dendraspis / genus Dendroaspis = mambas
Alternative definition of the noun mamba
- Any of various venomous snakes of the genus Dendroaspis, native to Africa, that live in trees.
"Mamba" was released by Tiffany Pictures. It was shot entirely in Technicolor and stars Jean Hersholt, Eleanor Boardman, Ralph Forbes, Josef Swickard, Claude Fleming, William Stanton and William von Brincken. It was based on a story by Ferdinand Schumann-Heink and John Reinhardt and was advertised as the First Drama In Natural Color as all previous color features in sound had featured musical numbers.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- director: Albert S. Rogell
- cinematography by Technicolor, Charles Boyle, 4th Earl of Orrery, Charles P. Boyle
- music by James C. Bradford
- genre: Drama
- subject: World War I
- released on (85 years ago)
Mamba is a fictional character from the 1992 film Captain Ron.
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by Cassandra L. Hill, Katherine T. Vukadin
A Black Mamba is an extremely dangerous and fast snake. and the threat of a Black Mamba at large in a group of people is considerable. The ticket for Green's presentation of the Green Rough snake will be easier to chaHenge. The statute ...
Inner Africa laid open, in an attempt to trace the chief lines of communication across that continent south of the Equator (1852)
with the routes to the Muropue and the Cazembe, Moenemoezi and Lake Nyassa; the journeys of the Rev. Dr. Krapf and the Rev. J. Rebmann on the eastern coast; and the discoveries of Messrs. Oswell and Livingstone in the heart of the continent by William Desborough Cooley
t Mamba is the hippopotamus. The prefix p always refers to ma halt or pahali, place. * Owen, dipt. W. F. W., Narrative of Voyages, &c. 114 INNER AFRICA LAID OPEN.
Project Coast (2002)
Apartheid's Chemical and Biological Warfare Programme by Chandré Gould, Peter I. Folb, Robert Berold
The mamba is a dangerously venomous snake. The venom is a neurotoxin. Prodomal symptoms of neurotoxicity, including drowsiness, vomiting, hyper salivation, increased sweating, trembling, skeletal muscle fasciculation and circumoral ...
by African Society
The mamba is a kind of cat-fish, which grows to three feet long and over; during the dry season it hibernates in a hole which it makes for itself in the mud. The nswi is a similar but smaller fish, and the ntuku, which is found fairly good eating by ...
by Warren Schmidt
The Eastern Green Mamba is an arboreal species found primarily in KwaZulu-ftlatal. The speckled phase of the Cape Cobra. snakes 35.
U.S. Army Survival Manual (2011)
by Peter T. Underwood
Characteristics: the mamba is the dreaded snake species of Africa. treat it with great respect. It is considered one of the most dangerous snakes known. Not only is it highly venomous, but it is aggressive and its victim has little chance to escape ...
Venomous Snakes of the World (2013)
A Manual for Use by U.S. Amphibious Forces : Based on Poisonous Snakes of the World by the Department of the Navy, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery by Scott Shupe, United States. Department of the Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology: The West African Green Mamba is a tree dwelling species that ranges throughout the equatorial forests of western Africa. It is active by day but is normally non-aggressive. It will usually flee up into the trees or ...
Savanna Animals (2009)
by Deborah Hodge, Pat Stephens
Black Mamba The black mamba is the world's fastest snake. Its long, slender body glides along the grassy plain or up a tree. The snake watches and waits for prey — the small animals it eats. Its color blends in with the branches and helps it ...
Death in the Long Grass (1978)
A Big Game Hunter's Adventures in the African Bush by Peter Hathaway Capstick
That the black mamba is a fascinating snake in sort of a queasy way is obvious when you ...
So, you want to fish? (2016)
by Farhad Manjoo
The black mamba is an olive greeny brown – blackish colour. The underside is an off-white to khaki in colour. It has a small hood which is spread if it intends to bite. It is called a black mamba because the inside of the mouth is black. If you are ...
by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton
Largely tree-living snakes, green mambas (D. angusticeps, above) are less aggressive than the black mamba, with a less...
The largest is the so-called black mamba, Dendroaspis polylepis, although this snake is actually brown in color.
2,500 Animals with Photos, Maps, and More! by Lucy H. Spelman
O GREEN MAMBA DENDROASPIS ANGUSTICEPS RANGE: Coastal southern and eastern Alrica SIZE: 4.6 to 7.9 ft (L4 to 2.4 m) DIET- Birds. eggs. frogs. lizards. rodents. small mammals Mambas are highly venom» ous snakes related to ...
by D.C. Wareham
MAMBA An aggressive ...
Volume 1: A - L; Volume 2: M - Z by Patrick Taylor, Frederick I. Case
Mamba Throughout the African continent and especially the length of the Congo River and on the periphery of Lake Nyasa, the region where the Gangá Longowá originated from, there exists a serpent called the mamba that is feared because ...
by Marco Rimanelli
OPERATION MAMBA (June 2003), FRANCE—EU.
The Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)
A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke
Boulengerina annulata, family Elapidae Monocled cobra Naja kaouthia, family Elapidae Venom can uuh blindness rf not treated Spitting cobra Naja wgricollis, family Elapidae Western green mamba Debdroaspts ...
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- Mamba Meaning
Video shows what Mamba means. a dialect of the Zimba language spoken in the Congo. Mamba Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.
- Mamba Meaning
Video shows what mamba means. Any of various venomous snakes of the genus Dendroaspis, native to Africa, that live in trees.. mamba pronunciation. How to ...
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Scrabble value of M3A1M3B3A1
The value of this 5-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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