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gryllid

[gril-id]
noun
  1. cricket1(def 1).
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Origin of gryllid

< New Latin Gryllidae the cricket family, equivalent to Gryll(us) a genus (Latin grillus cricket) + -idae -id2
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Historical Examples of gryllid

  • The crickets (Gryllid) frequent, for the most part, moist situations.

    Directions for Collecting and Preserving Insects

    C. V. Riley