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vinegar fly

noun
1.
any fly of the family Drosophilidae, the larvae of which feed on decaying fruit and vegetation.
Also called fruit fly, pomace fly.
Origin of vinegar fly
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05
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British Dictionary definitions for vinegar fly

vinegar fly

noun
1.
any of various dipterous flies of the genus Drosophila See drosophila
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