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Animal ContextPlay
Use 'venomous' to describe animals like snakes, spiders, or scorpions that inject venom, not for poisonous plants. SlideAlways be cautious while hiking, as you might encounter venomous creatures.
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Not All DangerPlay
'Venomous' refers to the method of delivering poison, distinguishing it from 'poisonous', where the toxin is passively transferred. SlideVenomous animals actively inject venom, unlike poisonous ones that release toxins when touched or eaten.
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Immediate ThreatPlay
Use 'venomous' when the animal poses an immediate danger via a bite or sting, implying a need for caution. SlideThe hiker was warned about the venomous snake near the trail.