Nomadidae

plural noun No·mad·i·dae \nōˈmadəˌdē\

Definition of Nomadidae

  1. :  a family of small bees resembling wasps — see cuckoo bee

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Origin and Etymology of nomadidae

New Latin, from Nomada, type genus (from Greek nomad-, nomas nomad) + -idae


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