red spider

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Recent Examples on the Web This mask is packed with a quenching blend of snow mushroom, hyaluronic acid, kangaroo paw flower, red spider flower, and candlestick flower. Jennifer Hussein, Allure, 16 Sep. 2021 Mohr swears by a Neem oil spray that Greaver developed that revived a prized plant infested with red spider mites — a destructive pest that’s difficult to eradicate. Mary Carole Mccauley, baltimoresun.com, 26 Feb. 2021 Other names for them include red spider lily and hurricane lily. Dan Gill, NOLA.com, 9 Sep. 2020 During a school field trip to Columbia University's science department, a blue and red spider bites Peter Parker on the hand. Courtney Linder, Popular Mechanics, 26 Aug. 2020 There are nebulae named after tarantulas and red spiders, ants and butterflies, and lobsters and prawns. National Geographic, 20 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of red spider

1646, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of red spider was in 1646

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23 Sep 2021

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“Red spider.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/red%20spider. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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