A hemolytic substance in the venom of certain spiders.

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arach·no·ly·sin ə-.rak-nō-'līs-ən n a hemolysin secreted by some spiders

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arach·nol·y·sin (ar″ak-nolґə-sin) [arachno- + lysin] the active hemolytic principle of spider venom.

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