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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A group of spiders which spin irregular webs; -- called also Retitelari√¶.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A tribe of sedentary spiders which spin webs whose threads cross irregularly in all directions. They are known as line-wearers. Walckenaer.


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