cheese fly

noun

: a dipteran fly of the genus Piophila (P. casei) that is the adult form of the cheese skipper

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“Cheese fly.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cheese%20fly. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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