ac·​ri·​did | \ ˈa-krə-ˌdid \
plural -s

Definition of acridid

: a grasshopper of the family Acrididae

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First Known Use of acridid

1889, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acridid

New Latin Acrididae

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“Acridid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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