hamadryad

Definitions of hamadryad
  1. noun
    the nymph or spirit of a particular tree
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    type of:
    dryad, wood nymph
    a deity or nymph of the woods
  2. noun
    large cobra of southeastern Asia and the East Indies; the largest venomous snake; sometimes placed in genus Naja
    synonyms: Naja hannah, Ophiophagus hannah, king cobra
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    type of:
    cobra
    venomous Asiatic and African elapid snakes that can expand the skin of the neck into a hood
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