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antitoxin that counteracts the effects of venom from the bite of a snake or insect or other animal antivenene , antivenin
small circular area such as that around the human nipple or an inflamed area around a pimple or insect bite areola , ring of color
device used for an infant to suck or bite on baby's dummy , comforter , pacifier , teething ring
highly venomous southern African mamba dreaded because of its quickness and readiness to bite black mamba , Dendroaspis augusticeps
coarse prickly perennial eryngo of United States thought to cure rattlesnake bite button snakeroot , Eryngium yuccifolium , rattlesnake's master , rattlesnake master
any of several bite-sized candies candy kiss , kiss
large-headed turtle with powerful hooked jaws found in or near water; prone to bite Chelydra serpentina , common snapping turtle , snapper
kiss that consists of a conical bite-sized piece of chocolate chocolate kiss
long-legged slender flies that resemble large mosquitoes but do not bite crane fly , daddy longlegs
large rattlesnakes; seldom bite unless startled or pursuing prey Crotalus , genus Crotalus
raw vegetables cut into bite-sized strips and served with a dip crudites
tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized foods are dipped dip
bite inflicted by a dog dog bite
acute infection caused by rickettsia and transmitted by the bite of an infected flea; characterized by fever and chills and muscle aches and a rash endemic typhus , murine typhus , rat typhus , urban typhus
acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of a rabid animal); rabies is fatal if the virus reaches the brain hydrophobia , lyssa , madness , rabies
usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to cottontail rabbits and wood rats Ixodes dentatus , Ixodes spinipalpis
tick that usually does not bite humans; transmits Lyme disease spirochete to dusky-footed wood rats Ixodes neotomae
acute inflammatory disease characterized by a rash with joint swelling and fever; caused by bacteria carried by the bite of a deer tick Lyme arthritis , Lyme disease
infective disease caused by sporozoan parasites that are transmitted through the bite of an infected Anopheles mosquito; marked by paroxysms of chills and fever malaria
arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal mamba
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