1. [ noun ] (zoology) any of various venomous elapid snakes of Asia and Africa and Australia
Synonyms: Old_World_coral_snake
Related terms: elapid Australian_coral_snake African_coral_snake Asian_coral_snake
2. [ noun ] (zoology) any of several venomous New World snakes brilliantly banded in red and black and either yellow or white; widely distributed in South and Central America
Synonyms: New_World_coral_snake harlequin-snake
Related terms: elapid western_coral_snake eastern_coral_snake
Similar spelling:   Coral_Sea