plural noun Trich·o·ce·rat·i·dae \-sə̇ˈratəˌdē\

Definition of Trichoceratidae

  1. :  a small family of two-winged flies related to the Tipulidae and comprising the winter crane flies

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Origin and Etymology of trichoceratidae

New Latin, from Trichocerat-, Trichoceras, type genus (from trich- + -cerat-, -ceras) + -idae

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