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Definition of the noun mamba

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noun - plural: mambas

  1. arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal

Alternative definition of the noun mamba


  1. 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.


Mamba is a fictional character from the 1992 film Captain Ron.

Phrases with Mamba

  1. black mamba
  2. green mamba
  3. Salacia Mamba
  4. Telicota Mamba
  5. Corydiella Mamba
  6. Species Salacia Mamba

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Google previewLegal Analysis: 100 Exercises for Mastery, Practice for Every Law Student (2012) (2012)

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 ...

Google previewInner 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.

Google previewProject 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 ...

Google previewJournal of the African Society (1963)

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 ...

Google previewReptiles & Amphibians of Southern Africa (2006)

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.

Google previewU.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 ...

Google previewVenomous 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 ...

Google previewSavanna 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 ...

Google previewDeath 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 ...

Google previewSo, 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 ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Leopard - marten (2002)

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.

Google previewNational Geographic Animal Encyclopedia (2012)

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 ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Herpetological and Related Terminology (2005)

by D.C. Wareham

MAMBA An aggressive ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Caribbean Religions (2013)

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 ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of NATO and Other International Security Organizations (2008)

by Marco Rimanelli


Google previewThe 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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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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