- a spider of the family Thomisidae, comprising the crab spiders.
- belonging or pertaining to the family Thomisidae.
Origin of thomisid
1930–35; < New Latin Thomisidae name of the family, irregular < Greek thôminx string + New Latin -idae -id2
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The Thomisid was there, but we could find neither egg nor larva.Wasps
George W. Peckham