Horsefly Definition

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horseflies
noun
horseflies
Any of a number of large dipterous flies (family Tabanidae), the female of which sucks the blood of horses, cattle, etc.
Webster's New World
Any of various other dipterous flies that bite or infest horses, esp. any of a family (Gasterophilidae) of botflies.
Webster's New World
Synonyms:
horse tickHippobosca equinahorse flycleggcleg

Other Word Forms of Horsefly

Noun

Singular:
horsefly
Plural:
horseflies

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