tsetse

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Noun1.tsetse - bloodsucking African flytsetse - bloodsucking African fly; transmits sleeping sickness etc.
fly - two-winged insects characterized by active flight
genus Glossina - type genus of the Glossinidae: tsetse flies
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tsetse (fly)

nTsetsefliege f
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TAUTONYMIC SEQUENCE OVERLAPPING PALINDROMIC SEQUENCE 2-letter overlap 4T over 4P OGOGGO (Ethiopia) 4T over 6P SUSURRUS 6T over 3P BARBARA, TSETSES 6T over 5P CIUCIULUI (Romania) 8T over 4P BUNABUNAAN (Philippines) 10T over 3P INDELINDELE (Congo Republic) 10T over 5P ANTANANTANANA (Madagascar) an M + M + 3P SW and also a 10T + 3P SW 4T over 5P REREFER, ULULALU 4T over 7P SASARARAS 6T over 4P CINCINNI, CUSCUSSU 8T over 3P ANAPANAPA (web2) 10T over 4P KOUANKOUANNA (Mali) 3-letter overlap 8T over 5P GHARGHARAH (Afghanistan) 10T over 5P QUINAQUINANI (Peru) 9.
Fumigation, insect repellents and special clothing keep tsetses at bay while the drug Suramin is effective in fighting the disease.
Over recent months, there has been new reported cases of the disease Trypanosomiasis, transmitted by the tsetse fly.