Sedentariae

plural noun
Sed·​en·​tar·​i·​ae | \ -ēˌē \

Definition of Sedentariae

in former classifications
: a group including sedentary web-spinning spiders that wait for their prey to become entangled in their snares

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History and Etymology for Sedentariae

New Latin, from Latin, feminine plural of sedentarius sedentary

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“Sedentariae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sedentariae. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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