acridian

adjective
acrid·​i·​an | \ ə-ˈkri-dē-ən \

Definition of acridian

: of or relating to the family Acrididae

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First Known Use of acridian

1875, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acridian

New Latin Acrididae acrididae + -ian

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“Acridian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acridian. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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