Medical Dictionary

drosophila

noun dro·soph·i·la \drō-ˈsäf-ə-lə, drə-\

Medical Definition of DROSOPHILA

1
capitalized :  a genus of small dipteran flies that include many (as D. melanogaster) extensively used in genetic research
2
:  any fly of the genus Drosophila

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