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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

Explanation

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 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 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 previewVertebrate Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

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 jumping ...

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 (2014)

by Michael Allaby

biserial biseriate bisexual bishops Bison Biston betularia bitheca biting lice biting midges Bitis arietans Bitis nasicornis Bittacidae bittern Biuret reaction bivalent Bivalvia bivouac Blaberidae blackbird black box system black coral black ...

Google previewDorland's Pocket Medical Dictionary E-Book (2012)

by Dorland

Bitis gabonica, a deadly, brightly marked, viperine snake found in tropical West Africa. pit v., crotalid (1). rhinoceros v., Bitis nasicornis, a venomous, brightly colored, viperine snake found in tropical Africa, having a pair of hornlike ...

Google previewThe Continuum Encyclopedia of Animal Symbolism in Art (2004)

by Hope B. Werness

and the Gabon adder (Bitis gabonica) which appear as architectural ornament, on masks, on staffs and canes, and masquerading as decorative elements ...

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 ...

Google previewAnimals: A Visual Encyclopedia (Second Edition) (2009)

by DK Publishing

Bitis arietans Puff adder Location Africa One ofthe world's most dangerous snakes, the puff adder is big, effectively camouflaged, highly venomous, and aggressive. It strikes readily when annoyed or frightened, but usually puffs up or hisses ...

Google previewLuo Biological Dictionary (1998)

by J. O. Kokwaro, Timothy Johns

Bitis gabonica. A large snake, l-2m long, very heavily built . Head white-cream above with dark brown/black triangles on the sides. Extremely poisonous. Nyang'indi, "A cult serpent" which mythologically has been ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia 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 previewLexicon Pentaglotton, Hebraicum, Chaldaicum, Syriacum, Talmudico-Rabbinicum, et Arabicum, etc. [With a dedication by J. Caselius, and a preface by E. Engels.] (1612)

by Valentin SCHINDLER

bitis. Prohibetur aequari tempora poft aures & frontem, ut circulus rotundus caput ambeat, vcl ut rafura temporum fronti æquetur, & caput fphæræ habcat figuram. Jerem. 9.

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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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