staphylinid


staph·y·li·nid

noun \ˌsta-fə-ˈlī-nəd\

Definition of STAPHYLINID

staphylinid adjective

Origin of STAPHYLINID

New Latin Staphylinidae, ultimately from Greek staphylē bunch of grapes
First Known Use: 1862

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Staphylinidae
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Staphyleaceae
All Words Near: staphylinid

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up staphylinid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More