horned viper


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horned viper

n.
A venomous snake (Cerastes cerastes) of northern Africa, having a hornlike projection above each eye.
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During the event, Horned Viper was able to present to the visitors their new IPSC combo consisting of belt, under belt, gun holster and 4 mag carriers.
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A few kinds of snakes even have weird scales, such as the "horns" on the horned viper above.
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In association with Dubai Municipality's Public Parks & Horticulture Department, Zoo Management, the stamps issued by Emirates Post feature the Arabian horned viper, the carpet viper, the Arabian rearfang, Sochurek's saw-scaled viper and the sand boa.