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mosquito meaning

noun an insect whichsucks human blood some species of which can pass viruses or parasites into the blood- streamCOMMENT: In northern countries a mosquitobite merely produces an itchy spot. In tropical countries dengue filariasis malaria and yel- low fever are transmitted by mosquitoes and are major causes of morbidity and mortality. Mosquitoes breed in water and they spread rapidly in lakes or canals created by dams and other irrigation schemes as well as in contain- ers of water stored for household use.mother