epicarid

adjective
ep·​i·​car·​id | \ ¦epə¦karə̇d \
variants: or epicaridan \ -​rədᵊn \

Definition of epicarid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Epicaridea

epicarid

noun
\ " \
variants: or epicaridan \ " \
plural -s

Definition of epicarid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a crustacean of the suborder Epicaridea

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History and Etymology for epicarid

Adjective

epicarid from New Latin Epicaridea; epicaridan from New Latin Epicaridea + English -an

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“Epicarid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epicarid. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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