from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See tachina fly.
- adj. Of or belonging to the family Tachinidae.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any insect of the family Tachinidae, especially the tachina fly
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as tachinarian.
New Latin Tachinidae, family name, from Tachina, type genus; see tachina fly.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)