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2 definitions found
 for biting midge
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  no-see-um \no-see-um\ n. (Zool.)
     Any of several minute two-winged biting insects of the family
     Ceratopogonidae that suck the blood of mammals and birds
     and other insects; also called biting midge and punkie.
  
     Syn: punkie, punky, punkey, biting midge.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  biting midge
      n 1: minute two-winged insect that sucks the blood of mammals
           and birds and other insects [syn: punkie, punky,
           punkey, no-see-um, biting midge]

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