plural noun Otit·i·dae \ōˈtitəˌdē\

Definition of Otitidae

  1. :  a family of acalyptrate flies that includes numerous robust flies usually with spotted or banded wings, frequently with metallic colors, and with larvae which usually feed on decaying vegetable matter

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Origin and Etymology of otitidae

New Latin, from Otites, type genus (origin unknown) + -idae

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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