Araneus

noun Ara·ne·us \ə-ˈrā-nē-əs\

Definition of Araneus

  1. :  a genus of spiders (family Araneidae, the orb weavers) typically producing wheel-shaped webs and including the common garden spiders

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Origin and Etymology of araneus

borrowed from New Latin, borrowed from Latin, “spiderweb, spider,” — more at arachn-


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