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spiderling

[spahy-der-ling] /ˈspaɪ dər lɪŋ/
noun
1.
the young of a spider.
Also, spiderlet
[spahy-der-lit] /ˈspaɪ dər lɪt/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; spider + -ling1
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  • Usually, it takes several days or even weeks for a spiderling to leave it's nest after hatching.

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