sialid

adjective
si·​a·​lid | \ ˈsīələ̇d \
variants: or less commonly sialidan \ (ˈ)sī¦alədən \

Definition of sialid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Sialidae

sialid

noun
\ " \
variants: or less commonly sialidan \ " \
plural -s

Definition of sialid (Entry 2 of 2)

: an insect of the family Sialidae

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History and Etymology for sialid

Adjective

sialid from New Latin Sialidae; sialidan from New Latin Sialidae + English -an

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“Sialid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sialid. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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