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araneid

[uh-rey-nee-id] /əˈreɪ ni ɪd/
noun
1.
a member of the order Araneae (Araneida), comprising the spiders.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; < Neo-Latin Araneida, equivalent to Arane(a) a genus (Latin arānea; see araneose) + -ida -ida
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araneid

/əˈreɪnɪɪd/
noun
1.
any of numerous arachnids constituting the order Araneae (or Araneida), which comprises the spiders
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin Araneida, from Latin arānea spider
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