Ctenizidae

noun
large burrowing spiders
Syn: ↑family Ctenizidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Araneae, ↑order Araneae, ↑Araneida, ↑order Araneida
Member Meronyms: ↑trap-door spider

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\\tə̇ˈnizəˌdē\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Cteniza, type genus (from Greek ktenizion, diminutive of kten-, kteis comb) + -idae — more at pectinate
: a family of large burrowing spiders — see trap-door spider

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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