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  • noun

Synonyms for black widow

venomous New World spider

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Blood samples confirmed a black widow spider had sunk its fangs into him and doctors told him he'd had a lucky escape.
Calvey, dubbed the Black Widow because several of the men she was involved with are dead or behind bars, was originally jailed for seven years - but Mr Howard more than doubled it.
Anyone interested in a copy of the DVD should contact Black Widow Bows, 1201 Eaglecrest, PO Box 2100, Nixa, MO 65714; (417) 725-3113; www.
Spider Network's Black Widow technology solves this problem by enabling Virtual Concatenation (VCAT) over SONET channels.
The schoolgirl called her father Melvin, who immediately recognised a distinctive red marking on the creature as similar to those he had seen on Black Widows in the United States.
Black Widow were, for a short time, a thorn in the side of the establishment, associating with the King of the Witches, playing subversive music that appealed to teenagers and twentysomethings and building a black reputation that stays with them even now.
Ron, who has two daughters, Lindy and Jaime, and lives in Oxford Road, Birkdale, found the black widow among Californian grapes he had bought from the Tesco superstore at Kew, Southport.
The ballpoint pen gives some idea of the size of the Jaguar black widow Widow's might: Jaguar pounces on deadly spider
The Black Widow $10,000 Design Challenge, which rewards the most inventive designs with cash prizes and high-profile recognition, includes free technical training and a discounted price for the USBSYPDER08 development tool supporting Freescale's MC9S08QG, MC9S08QD and MC9RS08KA families of 8-bit microcontrollers (MCUs).
A FAMILY nearly bit off more than they could chew when they found a venomous black widow spider nesting in a bunch of supermarket grapes.
HEALTH inspectors are back out hunting for potentially deadly Black Widow spiders eight months after the venomous arachnids were last spotted in Bahrain.
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18 ( ANI ): A team of researchers have found that male black widow spiders shake their abdomens to produce carefully pitched vibrations, which let females know they have "come a-courting" and are not potential prey.
The notorious black widow spider - along with a sack of its eggs - was found in a hosepipe by a removal firm's worker, who was helping Mike and Trish Newman to unpack at their new Powys home.
Amateur dramatics group Stage 27, based in Acocks Green, is performing Paul Thain's Black Widow at the city centre venue for three consecutive nights from Thursday, July 2.