flea collar
noun Date: 1953 a collar for animals (as dogs and cats) that contains insecticide for killing fleas

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • flea collar — flea .collar n a special collar, worn by a dog or cat, that contains chemicals to keep fleas away from them …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • flea collar — flea ,collar noun count a collar for a pet dog or cat that keeps FLEAS away …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • flea collar — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms flea collar : singular flea collar plural flea collars a collar for a pet dog or cat that keeps fleas away …   English dictionary

  • flea collar — flea col·lar .käl ər n a collar for animals that contains insecticide for killing fleas …   Medical dictionary

  • flea collar — flea′ col lar n. cvb a dog or cat collar impregnated with a chemical for repelling or killing fleas • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • flea collar — noun : a collar for animals that contains insecticide for killing fleas * * * noun, pl ⋯ lars [count] : a collar for dogs and cats that contains a substance which kills fleas …   Useful english dictionary

  • flea collar — a dog or cat collar impregnated with a chemical for repelling or killing fleas. [1965 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • flea collar — noun a collar for a cat or dog that is impregnated with insecticide to kill or deter fleas …   English new terms dictionary

  • flea collar — noun (C) a special collar, worn by a dog or cat, that contains chemicals to keep fleas away from them …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • flea collar — /ˈfli kɒlə/ (say flee koluh) noun a collar for cats and dogs which has been impregnated with insecticide and is worn specifically to kill fleas …   Australian English dictionary

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