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hippobosca


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hippobosca  \Hip`po*bos"ca\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  "i`ppos  horse  +  ? 
  to  feed.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  genus  of  dipterous  insects  including  the  horsefly  or  horse 
  tick.  --  {Hip`po*bos"can},  a. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Hippobosca 
  n  :  type  genus  of  the  Hippoboscidae  [syn:  {Hippobosca},  {genus 
  Hippobosca}] 




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