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scarabaeoid

noun scar·a·bae·oid

Definition of scarabaeoid

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a beetle of Scarabaeidae or a closely related family :  scarabaeus

  2. 2 :  scaraboid

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Origin and Etymology of scarabaeoid

scarabaeus + English -oid


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scarabaeoid

adjective scar·a·bae·oid

Definition of scarabaeoid

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or constituting the third instar in the development of a blister beetle in which it resembles the larva of a scarabaeid beetle

  2. 2 :  of or relating to the Scarabaeoidea

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Origin and Etymology of scarabaeoid

scarabaeus + English -oid


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