family Elapidae

noun
cobras; kraits; mambas; coral snakes; Australian taipan and tiger snakes
Syn: ↑Elapidae
Hypernyms: ↑reptile family
Member Holonyms: ↑Serpentes, ↑suborder Serpentes, ↑Ophidia, ↑suborder Ophidia
Member Meronyms:

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