giant crab spider

plural giant crab spiders

Definition of giant crab spider

: huntsman spider Have you ever encountered a very large, fast spider in your house in the middle of the night? You most likely ran into something called a giant crab spider, more commonly known as the huntsman spider.The Charlotte Sun (Port Charlotte, Florida)

First Known Use of giant crab spider

1921, in the meaning defined above

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“Giant crab spider.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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