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HORSE. Until a horse has attained the age of four years, he is called a colt. (q.v.) Russ. & Ry. 416. This word is sometimes used as a generic name for all animals of the horse kind. 3 Brev. 9. Vide Colt; Gender; and Yelv. 67, a.

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Montrose County Director of Aviation Lloyd Arnold said that the concession room has been built (in the sterile area behind TSA security), and that having Horsefly Brewing Company as the pilot operator gives the county (and other possible concessionaires) an opportunity to asses the value of similar operations.
It's thought the serious infection that put Coun David Skinner in hospital for three weeks was caused by a horsefly bite.
God was looking at me Perhaps thinking I was a horsefly Or a demon Or a
He was in a field with Catherine and pony Bess near their home in Brixham, Devon, when the bloodsucking horsefly bit him.
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Some tunes are like a horsefly on the trail Circling close to your ears for miles, unbrushable, Though he's outside and they, buzzing unhushable, Inside.
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According to the news reports, on the day the bear got old Bill he was peacefully juicing and canning apples in his house out in the Horsefly hills.
And finally, a rare horsefly found in northern Australia has been named after Beyonc because of its prominent golden behind.