Definition of Mosquito. Meaning of Mosquito. Synonyms of Mosquito
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Definition of Mosquito
MosquitoMosquito Mos*qui"to, n.; pl. Mosquitoes. [Sp. mosquito, fr.
moscafly, L. musca. Cf. Musket.] (Zo["o]l.)
Any one of various species of gnats of the genus Culex and
allied genera. The females have a proboscis containing,
within the sheathlike labium, six fine, sharp, needlelike
organs with which they puncture the skin of man and animals
to suck the blood. These bites, when numerous, cause, in many
persons, considerable irritation and swelling, with some
pain. The larv[ae] and pup[ae], called wigglers, are aquatic.
[Written also musquito.]
Mosquito bar, Mosquito net, a net or curtain for
excluding mosquitoes, -- used for beds and windows.
Mosquito fleet, a fleet of small vessels.
Mosquito hawk (Zo["o]l.), a dragon fly; -- so called
because it captures and feeds upon mosquitoes.
Mosquito netting, a loosely-woven gauzelike fabric for
making mosquito bars.
Meaning of Mosquito from wikipedia
- A mosquito
is any member
of a group
of small insects belonging
to the order Diptera
- The Mosquito
or Mosquito alarm
is a machine
used to deter loitering
by young people
by emitting sound
at high frequency, in some versions
so it can be...
- The de Havilland
is a British
twin-engined, shoulder-winged multirole combat
aircraft, introduced during
the Second World
- (Stegomyia albopicta), from the mosquito
(Culicidae) family, also known
as (Asian) tiger mosquito
or forest mosquito
, is a mosquito native
to the tropical
aegypti, the yellow fever mosquito
, is a mosquito
that can spread dengue
fever, chikungunya, Zika fever, Mayaro
and yellow fever
viruses, and other...
- The Mosquito Coast
is a 1986 American drama
Weir and starring Harrison
Gregory, and River
- allergic reaction
fever. It is caused
by allergenic polypeptides
saliva, and therefore...
- of paraphyly. In colloquial
speech, crane flies
are sometimes known
as mosquito hawks
longlegs, a term also used to describe opiliones
(MBA), also termed
hy****nsitivity to mosquito bites
(HMB), are excessive reactions
of varying severity
- Mosquito control manages
the po****tion of mosquitoes
to reduce their damage
health, economies, and enjoyment. Mosquito control
is a vital
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