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Retiary

Re`ti`a`ry
n.1.(Zool.) Any spider which spins webs to catch its prey.
2.A retiarius.
a.1.Netlike.
This work is in retiary, or hanging textures.
- Sir T. Browne.
2.Constructing or using a web, or net, to catch prey; - said of certain spiders.
3.Armed with a net; hence, skillful to entangle.
Scholastic retiary versatility of logic.
- Coleridge.
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