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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A type of insect

Usage examples (36)
  • The common horsefly, which is so troublesome in the shady lanes of England, belongs to this same genus.
  • The "horsefly" or, in this case, my plastic bag and fishing rod, doesn't live in there.
  • A horsefly landed on the haunch of One-Eye's mount.
  • As horsefly and firefly, they buzzed up to the cottage. for more
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