mosquito - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

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/mɒˈskiːtəʊ/
singularmosquito
pluralmosquitoes or mosquitos
  1. a small flying insect that bites the skin of people and animals in order to feed on their blood. Some types of mosquito can spread a serious disease called malaria.
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