Odonata

plural noun
Odo·​na·​ta | \ˌōdᵊnˈätə, -ˈātə;ōˈdänətə\

Definition of Odonata 

: an order of insects containing the dragonflies and damselflies and characterized by aquatic larvae that are nymphs or naiads and by predaciousness in both adult and larval forms

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History and Etymology for Odonata

New Latin, irregular from Greek odōn tooth + New Latin -ata

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