Definitions for mambaˈmɑm bɑ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mam•baˈmɑm bɑ(n.)(pl.)-bas.

  1. any of several long slender tree snakes of the genus Dendroaspis, of central and S Africa, the bite of which is often fatal.

    Category: Reptiles and Amphibians

Origin of mamba:

1860–65; < Nguni; cf. Zulu imamba, izimamba

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mamba(noun)

    arboreal snake of central and southern Africa whose bite is often fatal


  1. mamba(Noun)

    Any of various venomous snakes of the genus Dendroaspis, native to Africa, that live in trees.

  2. Mamba(ProperNoun)

    a dialect of the Zimba language spoken in the Congo

  3. Origin: From imamba.


  1. Mamba

    Mamba appeared in documentary film Glasnost Rock - Rock Summer 88.

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