whip scorpion


Definition of whip scorpion

  1. :  any of an order (Uropygi) of chiefly tropical arachnids somewhat resembling true scorpions but having a long slender caudal process and no sting

Circa 1890

First Known Use of whip scorpion

circa 1890

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