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Definition of the noun bitis

What does bitis mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a genus of Viperidae


Bitis is a film production company.

Phrases with Bitis

Phrases starting with the word Bitis:

  1. Bitis Armata
  2. Bitis Hindii
  3. Bitis rubida
  4. Bitis atropos
  5. Bitis cornuta
  6. Bitis Albanica
  7. bitis arietans
  8. Bitis caudalis
  9. bitis gabonica
  10. Bitis inornata
  11. Bitis Lachesis
  12. Bitis xeropaga
  13. Bitis heraldica
  14. Bitis Atropoides
  15. Bitis nasicornis
  16. Bitis parviocula
  17. Bitis peringueyi

Phrases ending with the word Bitis:

  1. genus bitis
  2. Vipera Bitis
  3. Coluber Bitis

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Bitis

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Google previewJournal of Biblical Literature (1917)

The name Bitis means properly “shepherd” (bt); the syllabic writing Ba-ta simply indicates that the etymology of this rather rustic deity 's name had been forgotten, and that the name was therefore comfortably assumed by the nineteenth dynasty ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Vertebrate Biology (2014)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Prosalirus: Prosalirus bitis is the name given to a fossil frog found in Arizona in 1981 by Farish Jenkins, which has primitive features, but has mostly lost the salamanderlike traits of its ancestors. It has a skeleton designed to absorb the force of ...

Google previewSpecial Pathology and Diagnostics (1885)

With Therapeutic Hints by Charles Godlove Raue

bitis is the result, its commencement is marked by pains in the epigastrium, the right or left hypochondrium, the caical or umbilical region, according as the trunk or one of the radicles of the vein is first diseased. This is soon followed by rigors, ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

Bitis arielans. iboboca. Micrurus lemniscatus. ibotenic acid (oz-amino-Z, 341ihydro-3-oxo-5 isoxazoleacetic acid; a-amino-3-hydroxy-5-isoazoleacetic acid; amino-(3-hydroxy-5-isoxazol yl)acetic acid). a neurotoxic isoxazole, ibotenic acid ...

Google previewComparative Austronesian Dictionary (1995)

An Introduction to Austronesian Studies by Darrell T. Tryon

DOB bati7is IRA kopusuwan *SAW sursur NYI ti'kad MAM tusul *TAK bittis DAM tonok MAB kibu-nd'andzu *YAB burteh *KAU bitis *TOL batih BUA batis ADZ bitis *KIL kempol battis TAW batak-an batis *MOT batis MEK butiyoto ROV loa'Jgada ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2003)

by Michael Allaby

Bitis arietans (puff adder) See Viperidae. Bitis nasicornis (rhinoceros viper, river- jack) See Viperidae. Bittacidae SeeMecoptera. bittern See Ardeidae. bivalent In genetics, applied to two *homologous chromosomes when they are paired during ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

Bitis s. Echidna s. Clotho has two rows of shields on the underside of the very short tail; the thick head is much depressed, like the body. The nasal shields are separated from the rostral by small scales, otherwise much resembling the genus ...

Google previewVan Nostrand’s Scientific Encyclopedia (2013)

by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine

Puff adders (Bitis spp.) ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

Bitis arietans; an unaggressive but highly poisonous African snake, 3–5ft long with athickbody. addiction [ -dik'sh n] physiological dependence on some ...

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Bitis gabonica-- the Gaboon Viper

This is the heaviest viper, and also has the longest fangs and most venom. It is native to Equatorial Africa, but this one is at the Serpentarium in Mendoza, Argentina.

Photo credit: Dick Culbert

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Scrabble value of B3I1T1I1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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