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spiderweb

noun spi·der·web \ˈspī-dər-ˌweb\

Definition of SPIDERWEB

1
:  the network of silken thread spun by most spiders and used as a resting place and as a trap for small prey
2
:  something that resembles or suggests a spiderweb

First Known Use of SPIDERWEB

circa 1649
SPIDERWEB Defined for Kids

spiderweb

noun spi·der·web \ˈspī-dər-ˌweb\

Definition of SPIDERWEB for Kids

:  the silken web spun by most spiders and used as a resting place and a trap for prey

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