hemerobiid

adjective
hem·​er·​o·​bi·​id | \ ¦hemərō¦bīə̇d \

Definition of hemerobiid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the genus Hemerobius or the family Hemerbiidae

hemerobiid

noun
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plural -s

Definition of hemerobiid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a hemerobiid fly

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History and Etymology for hemerobiid

Adjective

New Latin Hemerobiidae, family of flies, from Hemerobius, type genus + -idae

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“Hemerobiid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hemerobiid. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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