Oniscoidea

plural noun
Onis·​coi·​dea | \ ˌänə̇ˈskȯidēə, ˌōn- \

Definition of Oniscoidea

: a suborder of Isopoda that includes all terrestrial isopods and a few that are to some extent aquatic

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Other Words from Oniscoidea

oniscoidean \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗dēən \ adjective or noun

History and Etymology for Oniscoidea

New Latin, from Oniscus + -oidea

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“Oniscoidea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Oniscoidea. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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