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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Large hairy tropical spider that can inflict painful but not highly venomous bites; Large southern European spider once thought to be the cause of uncontrollable bodily movement.

Usage examples (35)
  • And you can break a tarantula's heart by dropping it?
  • Here is a kind of fpider, called a tarantula, whofe bite is venomous j and the country is often vifited by locufts.
  • We also have giant spiders called tarantula that can jump like nobody's business, but they aren't aggressive unless you corner them.
  • The name 'tarantula' was originated in the city of Toronto, Italy in the 14th century. for more
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