plural noun Ves·poi·dea \veˈspȯidēə\

Definition of Vespoidea

  1. :  a superfamily of Hymenoptera comprising the true wasps, hornets, and related insects and consisting of the family Vespidae often together with other families (as Pompilidae and Mutillidae)

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Origin and Etymology of vespoidea

New Latin, from Vespa + -oidea

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to cast off or become cast off

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