noun Sphe·cius \ˈsfēsh(ē)əs\

Definition of Sphecius

  1. :  a cosmopolitan genus of large solitary wasps (family Stizidae) including the cicada killer

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Origin and Etymology of sphecius

New Latin, from Sphec-, Sphex — more at sphex

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to cast off or become cast off

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