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horse guard

noun
1.
a black and yellow sand wasp, Bembix carolina, of the southern U.S., preying on flies that gather around horses and cattle.
Origin of horse guard
1790-1800
1790-1800
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  • We thought the horse guard would get them over there, but I guess they didn't; anyhow there was no firing.

    My Lady of Doubt Randall Parrish

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