plural noun
Nem·​a·​toc·​era | \ˌneməˈtäsərə\

Definition of Nematocera 

: a suborder of Diptera including the mosquitoes, fungus gnats, and crane flies

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Other Words from Nematocera

nematoceran \¦⸗⸗¦⸗⸗rən \ adjective or noun
nematocerous \-​rəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Nematocera

New Latin, from nemat- + -cera

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a nest or breeding place

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