orbitelous spider

noun or·bi·te·lous spider \¦ȯ(r)bə¦tēləs-\

Definition of orbitelous spider

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Origin and Etymology of orbitelous spider

orbitelous from New Latin Orbitelae, tribe of Argiopidae (from Latin orbis circle, disk, orb + tela web) + English -ous — more at orb, toil

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