anopheles
noun Etymology: New Latin, genus name, from Greek anōphelēs useless, from a- + ophelos advantage, help; akin to Greek ophellein to increase, Armenian aweli more Date: 1899 any of a genus (Anopheles) of mosquitoes that includes all mosquitoes which transmit malaria to humans • anopheline adjective or noun

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  • Anopheles — genus of mosquitoes, Modern Latin, coined 1818 by German entomologist Johann Wilhelm Meigen (1764 1845) from Gk. anopheles useless, hurtful, harmful, from an , privative prefix, (see AN (Cf. an ) (1)) + ophelos use, help, advantage (see OPHELIA… …   Etymology dictionary

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