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"spiderman" is probably misspelled. Trying spider instead Definition of spider

1. spider [ n ] predatory arachnid that usually has silk-spinning organs at the back end of the body; they spin silk to make cocoons for eggs or traps for prey

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(The Providence Journal...)

Also fine are Sue_Lawless , as a mother more protective and belligerent than a female spider and just as destructive , Harold_Cherry , as her scratchy spouse , and Hildy_Weissman , as a vegetable in human form .

Synonyms spider Related Terms arachnid barn_spider tarantula garden_spider comb-footed_spider black_widow black_and_gold_garden_spider wolf_spider trap-door_spider Araneae

2. spider [ n ] a computer program that prowls the internet looking for publicly accessible resources that can be added to a database; the database can then be searched with a search engine

Synonyms wanderer spider Related Terms program

3. spider [ n ] a skillet made of cast iron

Synonyms spider Related Terms frying_pan

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