salpid

adjective
sal·​pid | \ ˈsalpə̇d \
variants: or salpidian \ (ˈ)sal¦pidēən \

Definition of salpid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Salpidae

salpid

noun
\ " \
variants: or salpidian \ " \
plural -s

Definition of salpid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a tunicate of the family Salpidae

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History and Etymology for salpid

Adjective

salpid from New Latin Salpidae; salpidian from New Latin Salpidae + English -ian

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“Salpid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salpid. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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