plural noun Ra·phid·i·o·dea \rəˌfidēˈōdēə\

Definition of Raphidiodea

  1. :  a small suborder of Neuroptera that comprises the snake flies, includes the family Raphidiidae and a few related insects, and is often considered an independent order or replaced by Megaloptera

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Origin and Etymology of raphidiodea

New Latin, from Raphidium + -odea

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a brief usually trivial fact

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