Majidae

noun
spider crabs
Syn: ↑family Majidae
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Brachyura, ↑suborder Brachyura
Member Meronyms:

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\\ˈmājəˌdē, ˈmaj-\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Maja, type genus + -idae
: a large family of oxyrhynchan crabs that includes most of the spider crabs

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  • Majidae — prop. n. A natural family comprising the spider crabs. Syn: family {Majidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Majidae — Majidae …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Majidae — Dreieckskrabben Maia squinado Systematik Klasse: Krebstiere (Crustaceae) Ordnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • majidae — maji·dae …   English syllables

  • family Majidae — noun spider crabs • Syn: ↑Majidae • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family • Member Holonyms: ↑Brachyura, ↑suborder Brachyura • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Majidé — Majidae Majidae …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Dreieckskrabben — Maia squinado Systematik Klasse: Krebstiere (Crustaceae) Ordnung: Zehnfußkrebse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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