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cobra de capello

[koh-bruh dee kuh-pel-oh] /ˈkoʊ brə di kəˈpɛl oʊ/
noun, plural cobras de capello.
Origin
1660-1670
1660-70; < Portuguese: hooded snake (cobra < Latin colubra snake; capello < Late Latin cappellus hood, equivalent to capp(a) cap1 + -ellus elle)
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cobra de capello

/diː kəˈpɛləʊ/
noun (pl) cobras de capello
1.
a cobra, Naja tripudians, that has ringlike markings on the body and exists in many varieties in S and SE Asia
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