[ kohm-foot-id ]
/ ˈkoʊmˌfʊt ɪd /
any of numerous spiders constituting the family Theridiidae, having a comblike row of bristles on the tarsi of the hind legs.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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