pompilid

adjective
pom·​pi·​lid | \ ˈpämpələ̇d \
variants: or pompiloid \ -​ˌlȯid \

Definition of pompilid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Pompilidae

pompilid

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of pompilid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a wasp of the family Pompilidae

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History and Etymology for pompilid

Adjective

pompilid from New Latin Pompilidae; pompiloid from New Latin Pompilus + English -oid

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“Pompilid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pompilid. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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