acridid

[ ak-ri-did ]
/ ˈæk rɪ dɪd /

noun


Nearby words

  1. acreage,
  2. acred,
  3. acrel's ganglion,
  4. acremonium,
  5. acrid,
  6. acridine,
  7. acridine orange,
  8. acridine yellow,
  9. acridity,
  10. acridly

Origin of acridid

< New Latin Acrididae. equivalent to Acrid(a) a genus of grasshoppers (< Greek akríd-, stem of akrís grasshopper + Latin -a -a2) + -idae -id2

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