Spanish fly

noun

Definition of Spanish fly

1 :a green blister beetle (Lytta vesicatoria) of southern Europe
2 :cantharis 2

First Known Use of spanish fly

circa 1634


Medical Dictionary

Spanish fly

noun

medical Definition of Spanish fly

1 :a green blister beetle (Lytta vesicatoria of the family Meloidae) of southern Europe that is the source of cantharides
2 :cantharis 2

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