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spider wasp

noun
1.
any of certain wasps, especially of the family Pompilidae, that provision their nests with paralyzed spiders.
Origin of spider wasp
1810-1820
1810-20
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  • Nearly the size of a hummingbird, it is our largest member of the spider wasp family.

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