phalangid

adjective
pha·​lan·​gid | \ -jə̇d, -ˌjid \

Definition of phalangid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Phalangida

phalangid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of phalangid (Entry 2 of 2)

: an arachnid of the order Phalangida

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History and Etymology for phalangid

Adjective

New Latin Phalangida

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“Phalangid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phalangid. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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