acridid

noun

ac·​ri·​did
ˈa-krə-ˌdid
plural -s
: a grasshopper of the family Acrididae

Word History

Etymology

New Latin Acrididae

First Known Use

1889, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of acridid was in 1889

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“Acridid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acridid. Accessed 26 Nov. 2022.

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