tabanid

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noun ta·ba·nid \tə-ˈbā-nəd, -ˈba-\

Definition of tabanid

Origin and Etymology of tabanid

ultimately from Latin tabanus horsefly


First Known Use: circa 1891

Other Insect Terms


Medical Dictionary

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adjective tab·a·nid \ˈtab-ə-nid, tə-ˈban-id\

Medical Definition of tabanid

  1. :  of or relating to the family Tabanidae


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tabanid

noun ta·ba·nid

Medical Definition of tabanid

  1. :  any fly (as a horsefly) of the family Tabanidae


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