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daddy longlegs

noun [C] uk   /ˌdæd.iˈlɒŋ.leɡz/  us   /-ˈlɑːŋ-/ (plural daddy longlegs)
informal for crane fly
Translations of “daddy longlegs”
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…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大蚊…
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