needle fly

noun

a small stonefly of the genus Leuctra, whose rolled-up wings at rest give it a slender pointed appearance

Nearby words

  1. needle,
  2. needle bath,
  3. needle bearing,
  4. needle biopsy,
  5. needle exchange,
  6. needle in a haystack,
  7. needle time,
  8. needle trades,
  9. needle valve,
  10. needle-holder

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