1 piercing; keen
a biting wind
2 sarcastic; incisive a biting comment
biting , bird louse
n See →
n any small fragile dipterous fly of the family Ceratopogonidae, most of which suck the blood of mammals, birds, or other insects
n a harmful habit of horses in which the animal leans on the manger or seizes it with the teeth and swallows a gulp of air
1 the act or habit of biting one's fingernails
b (as modifier)
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