parva

noun
par·​va | \ ˈpärvə, ˈpȧvə \
plural -s

Definition of parva

: a late larval stage of shrimps of the tribe Carides

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History and Etymology for parva

New Latin, from Latin, feminine of parvus small

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“Parva.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/parva. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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