arachnidian

adjective
relating to or resembling a member of the class Arachnida
Syn: ↑arachnoid, ↑spidery, ↑spiderlike, ↑spiderly
Pertains to noun: ↑class Arachnida, ↑class Arachnida (for: ↑arachnoid)
Derivationally related forms: ↑spider (for: ↑spidery), ↑Arachnida, ↑arachnoid (for: ↑arachnoid)
Topics: ↑zoology, ↑zoological science

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • spiderlike — adjective relating to or resembling a member of the class Arachnida • Syn: ↑arachnoid, ↑arachnidian, ↑spidery, ↑spiderly • Pertains to noun: ↑class Arachnida (for: ↑arachnidian), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • spiderly — adjective relating to or resembling a member of the class Arachnida • Syn: ↑arachnoid, ↑arachnidian, ↑spidery, ↑spiderlike • Pertains to noun: ↑class Arachnida (for: ↑arachnidian), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • arachnid — (n.) a spider, 1869, from Fr. arachnide (1806) or Mod.L. Arachnida, introduced as name for this class of arthropods 1815 by French biologist Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet de Lamarck (1744 1829), from Gk. arakhne (fem.) spider; spider s… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Arachnida — noun a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs; have four pairs of walking legs and no wings • Syn: ↑class Arachnida • Derivationally related forms: ↑arachnidian • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Arachnida — noun a large class of arthropods including spiders and ticks and scorpions and daddy longlegs; have four pairs of walking legs and no wings • Syn: ↑Arachnida • Derivationally related forms: ↑arachnidian (for: ↑Arachnida) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • zoological science — noun the branch of biology that studies animals • Syn: ↑zoology • Derivationally related forms: ↑zoological (for: ↑zoology), ↑zoologist (for: ↑zoology) …   Useful english dictionary

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