plural noun Ca·ri·des \kəˈrī(ˌ)dēz, ˈkarəˌdēz\

Definition of Carides

  1. :  a tribe of decapod crustaceans (suborder Natantia) containing most shrimps, prawns, and related forms in which the lateral plates of the second abdominal segment overlap those of the first


\ˈkarəˌdȯid\ adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of carides

New Latin, from Latin, plural of carid-, caris

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