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- n. A small fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata, native to the Mediterranean.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Same as Mediterranean fruit fly; -- a shortened form.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. small black-and-white fly that damages citrus and other fruits by implanting eggs that hatch inside the fruit
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