snake-bite

snakebite

[sneyk-bahyt]
noun
1.
the bite of a snake, especially of one that is venomous.
2.
the resulting painful, toxic condition.

Origin:
1830–40; snake + bite

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snakebite (ˈsneɪkˌbaɪt)
 
n
1.  a bite inflicted by a snake, esp a venomous one
2.  a drink of cider and lager

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