plural noun Dol·i·cho·pod·i·dae \ˌdälə̇kōˈpädəˌdē, -lēk-\

Definition of Dolichopodidae

  1. :  a large family of small bristly usually metallic green long-legged two-winged flies that feed on other insects and mites

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Origin and Etymology of dolichopodidae

New Latin, from Dolichopod-, Dolichopus, type genus (from dolich- + -pus) + -idae

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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