• Definition for "drone fly"
    • A dipterous insect (Eristalis tenax), resembling the drone…
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drone fly definition

  • others:
    • A dipterous insect (Eristalis tenax), resembling the drone bee. See eristalis.
  • noun:
    • A dipterous insect or fly of the family Syrphidæ, Eristalis tenax: so called from its resemblance to a drone bee.
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