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cleg

(klɛɡ)
n
(Animals) another name for a horsefly, esp one of the genus Haematopota
[C15: from Old Norse kleggi]
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Noun1.cleg - large swift fly the female of which sucks blood of various animalscleg - large swift fly the female of which sucks blood of various animals
gadfly - any of various large flies that annoy livestock
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cleg

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Emphasizing painting, the show features artists ranging from Medardo Rosso to Alex Katz, Oskar Kokoschka to Cleg & Guttman.
Follow the cleg lights to the Fillmore Why: Tenvera is celebrating the world premiere of its System 5 (Fiber Optics into The House) solution at CEDIA How: Get your ticket by visiting the Tenvera booth at the CEDIA trade-show.
Fel wnaeth e gyda'r trafodaethau gyda Nick Cleg, gan amlygu gwendidau amlwg ei wrthwynebydd a rhoi'r argraff ei fod yn siarad dros y dyn cyffredin, neu'r Sais cyffredin, beth bynnag.
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