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Sphex

noun \ˈsfeks\

Definition of Sphex

  1. 1 :  a genus of wasps that is the type of the family Sphecidae

  2. 2 sphex plural spheges \ˈsfē(ˌ)jēz\ also sphexes :  any wasp of the genus Sphex

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Origin and Etymology of sphex

New Latin, from Greek sphēk-, sphēx wasp


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Sphex

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Definition of Sphex

  1. taxonomic synonym of chlorion

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Origin and Etymology of sphex

New Latin


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