from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A superfamily of two-winged flies esp. the families: Muscidae; Gasterophilidae; Calliphoridae; and Tachinidae.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- The Muscidæ considered as a group of superfamily rank.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. two-winged flies especially the families: Muscidae; Gasterophilidae; Calliphoridae; Tachinidae
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