spider-hunting wasp

noun

any solitary wasp of the superfamily Pompiloidea, having a slender elongated body: the fast-running female hunts spiders as a food store for her larvae

Nearby words

  1. spider telangiectasia,
  2. spider vein,
  3. spider wasp,
  4. spider web,
  5. spider-burst,
  6. spiderhunter,
  7. spiderlet,
  8. spiderling,
  9. spiderman,
  10. spiderweb

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