plural noun
Dic·tyn·i·dae | \dikˈtinəˌdē\

Definition of Dictynidae 

: a family of spiders that spin irregular webs composed partly of threads curled by means of the calamistrum

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History and Etymology for Dictynidae

New Latin, from Dictyna, type genus (irregular from Greek diktyon net) + -idae

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