symphilid

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adjective

sym·​phi·​lid
variants or less commonly symphylid
ˈsim(p)fələ̇d
: of or relating to the Symphyla

symphilid

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noun

variants or less commonly symphylid
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plural -s
: an arthropod of the class Symphyla and especially of the genus Scutigerella see garden centipede

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

New Latin Symphyla + English -id

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“Symphilid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/symphilid. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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