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: resembling a spider in form or manner
: resembling a spiderweb
: composed of fine threads or lines in a weblike arrangement
: infested with spiders
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1825, in the meaning defined at sense 1a
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: long and thin like the legs of a spider
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occurring twice a year or every two years
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