anopheles Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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anophelesnoun [C]

uk   /əˈnɒf.ɪ.liːz/  us   /-ˈnɑː.fə-/ (plural anopheles) specialized
a ​type of mosquito (= a ​smallflyinginsect), ​especially one that ​spreads malaria to ​humans
(Definition of anopheles from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “anopheles”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指传播疟疾的)按蚊…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指傳播瘧疾的)瘧蚊, 按蚊…
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