webspinner


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web·spin·ner

 (wĕb′spĭn′ər)
n.
Any of various small, chiefly tropical insects of the order Embioptera (or Embiidina), having two-winged males and wingless females and living in colonies inside galleries lined with silk produced from glands in the front legs.
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Jeweled Macaw- Webspinner was good, but Deathrattles were too overpowered so the arachnid needed to go.
Better-known titles include Tessera, Room of One's Own (now Room), Fireweed, Broadside, Kinesis, Herizons, and Status of Women News, while lesser-known but more radical titles include The Pedestal, The Other Woman, Prairie Woman, The New Feminist, The Northern Woman, On Our Way, and Webspinner.
He faces two new villains - Sandman and Venom - in Spider-Man 3, but it is rumoured that this could be the final outing of the webspinner. The movie opens in the UK on May 4 and cost about EUR250 million to make.

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