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medfly

or Med·fly

[ med-flahy ]
/ ˈmɛdˌflaɪ /
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noun, plural med·flies.
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Origin of medfly

First recorded in 1930–35; by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for medfly

medfly
/ (ˈmɛdˌflaɪ) /

noun plural -fly or -flies
another name for Mediterranean fruit fly
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