noun Ly·del·la \līˈdelə\

Definition of Lydella

  1. :  a genus of small tachinid flies including one (L. stabulans grisescens) of importance in the biological control of the European corn borer

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Origin and Etymology of lydella

New Latin, from Lyda, genus of flies (from Latin Lydus Lydian, from Greek Lydos) + -ella

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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