Definition of brown recluse in English:

brown recluse

Syllabification: brown rec·luse

Entry from US English dictionary

(also brown recluse spider)


A brown venomous North American spider, identifiable by the dark brown violin-shaped marking on the top of its orange-yellow head. Also called fiddleback, violin spider.
  • Loxosceles reclusa, family Loxoscelidae

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Pronunciation: ˈretrəˌfleks
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