macroinvertebrate

noun
mac·​ro·​invertebrate | \ "+ \

Definition of macroinvertebrate

: any of various invertebrate macroorganisms (such as a crayfish or stonefly)

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First Known Use of macroinvertebrate

1956, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for macroinvertebrate

macr- + invertebrate

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“Macroinvertebrate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/macroinvertebrate. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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