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anopheles

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noun anoph·e·les \ə-ˈnäf-ə-ˌlēz\

Medical Definition of anopheles

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of mosquitoes that includes all mosquitoes that transmit malaria to humans

  2. 2:  any mosquito of the genus Anopheles

  3. anopheles adjective
    anoph·e·line \-ˌlīn\play adjective or noun




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