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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Biology
spiderwebspi‧der‧web /ˈspaɪdəweb $ -dər-/ (also web) noun [countable] American English  HBa very fine network of sticky threads made by a spider to catch insectscobweb
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spiderwebI tell you, this place is a spiderweb.On each side was a spiderweb, outlined in black, shiny beads.Sethe could hear her humming away in the bushes as she hunted spiderwebs.There were spiderwebs everywhere, but otherwise everything was in perfect order.The windshield was a white spiderweb or cracks centring on a neat black circle.
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