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Related to mosquito hawk: Mosquito eater
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(Animals) another name for nighthawk1
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|Noun||1.||mosquito hawk - slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at rest; adults and nymphs feed on mosquitoes etc.|
dragonfly, skeeter hawk, snake doctor, snake feeder, sewing needle, darning needle, devil's darning needle
odonate - large primitive predatory aquatic insect having two pairs of membranous wings
|2.||mosquito hawk - mainly nocturnal North American goatsucker|
caprimulgid, goatsucker, nightjar - mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; feed on insects
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