Elapid



[el-uh-pid] /ˈɛl ə pɪd/

noun
1.
any of numerous cosmopolitan snakes of the family Elapidae, having permanently erect fangs in the front of the upper jaw and including the New World coral snakes, the cobras, and most Australian snakes.
adjective
2.
belonging or pertaining to the Elapidae.
/ˈɛləpɪd/
noun
1.
any venomous snake of the mostly tropical family Elapidae, having fixed poison fangs at the front of the upper jaw and including the cobras, coral snakes, and mambas
adjective
2.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Elapidae

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