araneous

adjective ara·ne·ous \əˈrānēəs\
variants: less commonly

araneose

\-ˌōs\

Definition of araneous

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Origin and Etymology of araneous

araneous probably modification (influenced by Latin araneus of a spider, from aranea spider) of Latin araneosus, from aranea spider + -osus -ose; araneose from Latin araneosus


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