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Aedes

[ā′ē·dēz]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of the dipterous subfamily Culicinae in the family Culicidae, with species that are vectors for many diseases of humans.

aedes

1. In Roman antiquity, any edifice or a minor shrine, not formally consecrated.
2. Now, any chapel or temple.
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It says on its website that it has regulatory approvals for import and contained testing of its strain of Aedes aegypti mosquitos in Brazil, Cayman Islands, France, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the United States and Vietnam, and that ''contained trials have been completed in Malaysia.
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