Definition of Aedes in English :

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1. aedes, genus aedes

yellow-fever mosquitos

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any mosquito of the genus Aedes (formerly Stegomyia) of tropical and subtropical regions, esp A. aegypti, which transmits yellow fever and dengue

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nounWord forms: plural aˈëˌdes
any of a large genus (Aëdes) of mosquitoes, esp. a mosquito (A. aegypti) that carries the viruses that cause yellow fever and dengue

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n. pl. aedes
Any of various mosquitoes of the genus Aëdes, including A. aegypti, which transmits diseases such as yellow fever and dengue.

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