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sea snake

n.
Any of various venomous aquatic snakes of the family Elapidae (or Hydrophiidae) that inhabit tropical waters of the Pacific and Indian Oceans and that bear live offspring.
Any of the venomous elapid snakes that inhabit warm coastal waters from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific.
Toxicology Envenomation bites are usually painless and may not even be noticed when contact is made
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Omnis caro ad te veniet [All flesh will come to thee)" (3.396), sitting "beside a livid sea" (3.411), listening to the sound of the "vehement breath of waters amid seasnakes, rearing horses, rocks" (3.457-58).
"At this time of the year, with winds of up to 25 knots coming down the coast from Kuwait, it is going to stir stuff up from turtles to seasnakes. I wouldn't say that it was impossible to have a shark in the water but it is unlikely," he added.