portunid

1 of 2

adjective

por·​tu·​nid
pȯrˈtünə̇d,
-r‧ˈtyü-
: of or relating to the Portunidae

portunid

2 of 2

noun

"
plural -s
: a crab of the family Portunidae

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

New Latin Portunidae

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“Portunid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/portunid. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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