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  • Mosquitoes — Mosquito Mos*qui to (m[o^]s*k[=e]*t[ o]), n.; pl. {Mosquitoes} (m[o^]s*k[=e]*t[=o]z). [Sp. mosquito, fr. moscafly, L. musca. Cf. {Musket}.] (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of various species of gnats of the genus {Culex} and allied genera. The females have a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mosquitoes — Mosquitos Autor William Faulkner Género Narrativo Idioma Inglés Título original …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mosquitoes — Mosquito Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. « Mosquito » signifie « moustique » en anglais et en espagnol. Le mot peut faire référence à : Mosquito, un appareil… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • mosquitoes — mos·qui·to || mÉ™ skɪːtəʊ n. any of numerous small winged insects whose females suck the blood of animals and humans …   English contemporary dictionary

  • MOSQUITOES — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mosquitoes (novel) — 1st edition cover Mosquitoes is a comic novel by the American author William Faulkner, published in 1927. It is the author s second novel. The story tells of the misadventures of passengers on a cruise ship, summarized hour by hour and day by day …   Wikipedia

  • Manchester Mosquitoes — Full name Manchester Mosquitoes Australian Rules Football Club Nickname(s) The Mozzies Strip Black jumper with a gold V on the chest. Black shorts and socks with gold trim. Founded 2005 Sport Australian Rules Football …   Wikipedia

  • Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears — Infobox Book name = Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People s Ears image caption = author = Verna Aardema illustrator = Leo and Diane Dillon cover artist = country = United States genre = Children s picture book publisher = Dial Books release date = 1975… …   Wikipedia

  • Essen Mosquitoes — League Deutsche Eishockey Liga Founded 1999 Operated 1999 2002 The Essen Mosquitoes are a defunct professional ice hockey team that competed in the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) from 1999–2000 until the 2001–02 when they lost their license due to …   Wikipedia

  • Mosquito — For other uses, see Mosquito (disambiguation). Mosquito A female mosquito Culiseta longiareolata Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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