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Agalena

Definition of the noun Agalena

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Agalena is a genus of Agelenidae, described by Thorell in 1870.

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Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

Agalena (ag-a-lé'nā), n. [NL., & Gr. a-priv. + yazhvn, repose, calmness, tranquillity : in allusion to the spider's restlessness.] A genus of true spiders, founded by Walckenaer, giving name to the family Agalenidae. A. labyrinthica is a pretty British ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

by William Dwight Whitney

Agalena + □old.] Of, belonging to, or resembling the spiders of the family Agalenidse. agalite (ag'a-lit), n. [Appar. < Gr. ayv, wonder, + A/'ft>f, stone. ] A fibrous variety of talc, pseu- domorphous in origin, from St. Lawrence County, New ...

Google previewDictionary of Natural History Terms with Their Derivations (1863)

Including the Various Orders, Genera, and Species

agalena and agtletia seem to have exactly the same derivation ; the adverb «y»>, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information

Be that as it may, the snare in many instances, as in that of the Agalenidae ( Tegenaria, Agalena), a family closely allied to the Lycosidae, is a horizontal sheet of webbing, upon which the spider runs, continuous with the lower half of the ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

mice _ MUS minks _ MUSTELA moles _ TALPA peacocks _ PAVO porpoise _ INIA ravens _ CORVUS seabirds _ SULA snails _ NERITA, TRITON snow geese _ CHEN spiders _ MAIA, AGALENA swine _ SUS turtle _ EMYS whales _ ORCA, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1904)

by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines

speckled tubeweaver (Agalena nwr/ia), made in hedges, fence-rows, roadsides and angles of outbuildings. These typical differences inhabit are commonly united with variations in structure, and therefore ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

& Agalena + -idae.] A family of tubitelarian spiders, Same as agar-agar. Less correct form of agamian' (a-gā'106 typified by the genus Agalena, of the order Araneae. They have an oblong cephalothorax, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

& Agalena + -idae.] A family of tubitelarian spiders, Same as agar-agar. 106 typified by the genus Agalena, of the order Araneae. They have an oblong cephalothorax, with the large cephalic region distinct, and the upper mammillae larger ...

Google previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

typified by the genus Agalena, of the order Araneae. They have an oblong cephalothorax, with the large cephalic region distinct, and the upper mammillae larger than the lower. The species are numerous, ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary Supplement (1909)

,Agalena + -ord.] Of, belonging to, or resembling the spiders of the family Agaleuidac. aialite (ag'a-lit), n. [Appar. < Gr. dyn, wonder, 2100;, stone.] Afibrous variety of talc, pseudomorphous in origin, from St. Lawrence County, New York: ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia of names (1910)

Agalena + In brewing, the -oid.] Of, belonging to, or resembling the Ag spiders of the family Agalenidae. a£ (ag'a-lit), n. [Appar. (Gr. aym, wonder, Ziffoç, stone..] A fibrous variety of talc, pseudomorphous in origin, from St. Lawrence County, ...

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Scrabble value of A1G2A1L1E1N1A1

The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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