greenfly

noun green·fly \ ˈgrēn-ˌflī \

Definition of greenfly

British
: aphid; especially : green peach aphid

First Known Use of greenfly

circa 1680

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Definition of greenfly for English Language Learners

  • : a type of small, green insect that damages plants


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