adjective see spider

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  • Spiderlike — Spi der*like , a. Like a spider. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spiderlike — adjective Resembling a spider …   Wiktionary

  • spiderlike — adjective relating to or resembling a member of the class Arachnida • Syn: ↑arachnoid, ↑arachnidian, ↑spidery, ↑spiderly • Pertains to noun: ↑class Arachnida (for: ↑arachnidian), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marfan syndrome — /mahr fan, mahr fan /, Pathol. a hereditary disorder characterized by abnormally elongated bones, esp. in the extremities, hypermotility of the joints, and circulatory and eye abnormalities. [named after Antonin Bernard Marfan (1858 1942), French …   Universalium

  • spider orchid — noun 1. any of several European orchids of the genus Ophrys • Hypernyms: ↑orchid, ↑orchidaceous plant • Hyponyms: ↑early spider orchid, ↑Ophrys sphegodes • Member Holonyms: ↑Ophrys, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brassia — n. a genus of tropical American epiphytic orchids having striking axillary racemes of yellow to green spiderlike flowers with long slender sepals and warty lips; the spider orchids. Syn: genus {Brassia}. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spider — noun Etymology: Middle English spyder, alteration of spithre; akin to Old English spinnan to spin Date: 15th century 1. any of an order (Araneae syn. Araneida) of arachnids having the abdomen usually unsegmented and constricted at the base,… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Rose Madder (novel) — Infobox Book | name = Rose Madder image caption = First edition cover author = Stephen King illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Fantasy novel publisher = Viking Press release date = June 1995… …   Wikipedia

  • Crimson King — This article is about the Stephen King character. For the musical group, see King Crimson. The Crimson King The Dark Tower character …   Wikipedia

  • Yellowline arrow crab — Taxobox name = Yellowline arrow crab image width = 230px regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda subphylum = Crustacea classis = Malacostraca ordo = Decapoda subordo = Pleocyemata infraordo = Brachyura familia = Majidae genus = Stenorhynchus… …   Wikipedia

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