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mosquito

noun [C] uk   /məˈskiː.təʊ/ us    /-t̬oʊ/ ( plural mosquitoes or mosquitos) ( UK informal mossie, mozzie)
B1 a small flying insect that bites people and animals and sucks their blood: Some types of mosquito transmit malaria to humans.
Translations of “mosquito”
in Korean 모기…
in Arabic بَعوضة…
in French moustique…
in Turkish sivrisinek…
in Italian zanzara…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蚊…
in Russian комар…
in Polish komar, moskit…
in Spanish mosquito…
in Portuguese mosquito, pernilongo…
in German das Moskito…
in Catalan mosquit…
in Japanese 蚊(カ)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蚊…
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