Diopsis

noun Di·op·sis \dīˈäpsə̇s\

Definition of Diopsis

  1. :  a genus of two-winged flies (group Acalyptrata) of the Old World tropics having the head produced into long lateral club-shaped projections bearing the antennae and eyes

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Origin and Etymology of diopsis

New Latin, from di- + -opsis


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