carabid definition

  • noun:
    • any one of a sizable household (Carabidae) of mainly black beetles that often inhabit the rooms under stones, logs, or piles of dirt and feast upon various other pests. Also referred to as floor beetle.
    • Any of lots of shiny black beetles of family members Carabidae
    • A beetle of family Carabid√¶; a caraboid; a ground-beetle.
    • any one of a big household (Carabidae) of chiefly black colored beetles that often inhabit the rooms under rocks, logs, or piles of dirt and feast upon various other insects. Also known as ground beetle.
    • some of very many shiny black colored beetles regarding the family members Carabidae
    • A beetle regarding the family Carabid√¶; a caraboid; a ground-beetle.
  • adjective:
    • Of, related to, or resembling, the genus Carabus or household Carabidae.
    • Of, with respect to, or resembling, the genus Carabus or household Carabidae.

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