elaterid

adjective
elat·​er·​id | \ ə̇ˈlatərə̇d \

Definition of elaterid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Elateridae

elaterid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of elaterid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a beetle of the family Elateridae : click beetle

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History and Etymology for elaterid

Adjective

New Latin Elateridae

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“Elaterid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/elaterid. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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