Lae·​vi·​gra·​da | \ ˌlēvəˈgrādə \

Definition of Laevigrada

taxonomic synonym of pycnogonida

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History and Etymology for Laevigrada

New Latin, neuter plural, from laevi- (probably irregular from Latin levis light) + -grada (from Latin gradi to walk, step)

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“Laevigrada.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 22 January 2020.

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