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tzetze fly

[tset-see, tet-, tsee-tsee, tee-] /ˈtsɛt si, ˈtɛt-, ˈtsi tsi, ˌti-/
noun
Also called tzetze.
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British Dictionary definitions for tzetze fly

tsetse fly

/ˈtsɛtsɪ/
noun
1.
any of various bloodsucking African dipterous flies of the genus Glossina, which transmit the pathogens of various diseases: family Muscidae
Word Origin
C19: via Afrikaans from Tswana

tzetze fly

/ˈtsɛtsɪ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of tsetse fly
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tzetze fly in Medicine

tzetze fly tzet·ze fly (tsět'sē, tsē'tsē)
n.
Variant of tsetse fly.

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