Definition of "kraits" []

  • Any nonaggressive brightly coloured venomous elapid snake of the genus Bungarus, of S and SE Asia (noun)
  • Plural form of krait. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "kraits" in a sentence
  • "Cobras and banded kraits, two of the world's deadliest snakes, are common in the jungle."
  • "In view of all this intraspecific variability, Shine & Shetty (2001a) noted how Yellow-lipped sea kraits might ‘offer exceptional opportunities to study phylogenetic shift in locomotor ability’ because they ‘display considerable intraspecific and interspecific diversity in terms of the degree to which they use terrestrial vs. aquatic habits’ (p. 338)."
  • "Coming next: ecomorphological flexibility in sea kraits."