shore fly


noun

any of numerous small black flies of the family Ephydridae, found in damp or marshy locations.

Nearby words

  1. shore,
  2. shore bird,
  3. shore bug,
  4. shore crab,
  5. shore dinner,
  6. shore leave,
  7. shore patrol,
  8. shore terrace,
  9. shore up,
  10. shore, jane

Also called e·phyd·rid [ih-fid-rid, ef-uh-drid] /ɪˈfɪd rɪd, ˈɛf ə drɪd/.

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