Hippoboscan
Hippobosca Hip`po*bos"ca, n. [NL., fr. Gr. "i`ppos horse + ? to feed.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of dipterous insects including the horsefly or horse tick. -- {Hip`po*bos"can}, a. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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