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Meaning of cobra by Wiktionary Dictionary

cobra


    An Egyptian Cobra

    Etymology

    From Portuguese cobra, from Latin colubra ( “snake” ) .

    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /ˈkəʊbrə/

    Noun

    cobra ( plural: cobras )

    1. Any of various venomous snakes of the family Elapidae .

    Derived terms

    Anagrams

    • carbo, carob, CORBA


Explanation of cobra by Wordnet Dictionary

cobra


    Noun
    1. venomous Asiatic and African elapid snakes that can expand the skin of the neck into a hood



    Definition of cobra by GCIDE Dictionary

    cobra


    1. Cobra n. See Copra.

    2. Cobra, n. The cobra de capello.

    3. Copra n. [Malayálam koppara or Hind. khoprā.] ( Com. ) The dried meat of the cocoanut, from which cocoanut oil is expressed. [Written also cobra, copperah, coppra.]