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crane fly

noun [C] uk   us  
a flying insect with a narrow body and very long legs
Translations of “crane fly”
in Korean 각다귀…
in Arabic الذبابة الغُزنوقِيّة…
in Portuguese pernilongo…
in Catalan típula…
in Japanese ガガンボ…
in Italian tipula, zanzarone…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大蚊,長腳蚊…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大蚊,长脚蚊…
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