plural noun Co·nop·i·dae \kəˈnäpəˌdē, kōˈn-\

Definition of Conopidae

  1. :  a family of broadheaded flies (order Diptera) comprising the thickheaded flies or wasp flies

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Origin and Etymology of conopidae

New Latin, from Conop-, Conops, type genus (from Greek kōnōps gnat, mosquito) + -idae

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a brief usually trivial fact

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