noun re·du·vi·id \ri-ˈdü-vē-əd, -ˈdyü-\

Definition of REDUVIID

reduviid adjective

Origin of REDUVIID

ultimately from Latin reduvia hangnail
First Known Use: 1888
Medical Dictionary


noun re·du·vi·id \ri-ˈd(y)ü-vē-əd\

Medical Definition of REDUVIID

:  any bug of the family Reduviidae
reduviid adjective


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