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|Noun||1.||phlebotomus - a mild viral disease transmitted by the bite of the sand fly Phlebotomus papatasii|
disease - an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning
|2.||Phlebotomus - small bloodsucking sand flies that resemble moths|
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Psychodidae, Psychodidae - very small two-winged flies with hairy wings that develop in moss and damp vegetable matter: sand flies