Definition of monocled cobra in English:

monocled cobra

Pronunciation /ˌmɒnəkld ˈkəʊbrə/ /ˌmɒnəkld ˈkɒbrə/

noun

  • A highly venomous Asian cobra, Naja kaouthia, with a circular yellow and black marking on the hood; also called monocellate cobra, Thailand cobra.

Origin

1980s. From monocled + cobra, with reference to the circular marking on the snake's hood.