Crangonidae

noun
shrimps
Syn: ↑family Crangonidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Natantia, ↑suborder Natantia
Member Meronyms: ↑Crangon, ↑genus Crangon, ↑shrimp

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\\kranˈgänəˌdē, -ˈgōn-\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Crangon, type genus + -idae
: a large family of shrimps that have the first two pairs of legs chelate and the first pair enlarged and usually unsymmetrical — see snapping shrimp

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