plural noun
No·​mad·​i·​dae | \ nōˈmadəˌdē \

Definition of Nomadidae

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

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History and Etymology for Nomadidae

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

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“Nomadidae.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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