Saturniid definitions

să-tûr'nē-ĭd, sə-
Any of various often large and colorful moths of the family Saturniidae, such as the emperor moth.
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Any of a family (Saturniidae) of large, brilliantly colored moths with a sunken head and hairy body.
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Any moth of the family Saturniidae.
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Origin of saturniid

From New Latin Sāturniidae family name from Sāturnia type genus from Latin daughter of Saturn from feminine of Sāturnius Saturnian from Sāturnus Saturn Saturn