wolf spiders
Syn: ↑family Lycosidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Araneae, ↑order Araneae, ↑Araneida, ↑order Araneida
Member Meronyms: ↑wolf spider, ↑hunting spider, ↑Lycosa, ↑genus Lycosa

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\\līˈkōsəˌdē, -käs-\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Lycosa, type genus + -idae
: a cosmopolitan family of relatively large active ground spiders that catch their prey by pursuit rather than in a web

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  • Lycosidae — une Lycosidae …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Lycosidae — Ly·co·si·dae (li koґsĭ de) the wolf spiders, a family of venomous ground spiders that chase their prey. Genera include Lycosa and Scaptocosa …   Medical dictionary

  • lycosidae — ly·cosi·dae …   English syllables

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