plural noun Cran·gon·i·dae \kranˈgänəˌdē, -ˈgōn-\

Definition of Crangonidae

  1. :  a large family of shrimps that have the first two pairs of legs chelate and the first pair enlarged and usually unsymmetrical — see snapping shrimp

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Origin and Etymology of crangonidae

New Latin, from Crangon, type genus + -idae

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