Sentence Examples

  • There are several snakes, including the viper (Pelias berus).
  • The moccasin and the water-viper have occasionally been mentioned under the name of Trigonocephalus cenchris, one of the many synonyms.
  • Of serpents there are only two poisonous kinds, the common viper and the adder (Kreuzotter).
  • There are three species of snake, including the viper; three of lizard; and eleven of batrachians.
  • Hitherto no attempt had been made to determine what particular parts of the body were especially affected by drugs, but Fontana showed, in his great work (Florence, 1765) on the venom of the viper and on other poisons, that the general symptoms were brought about by an action on particular organs.