Definición de fruit fly en inglés:

Compartir esta entrada

fruit fly

Pronunciación: /ˈfro͞ot ˌflī/

sustantivo

A small fly that feeds on fruit in both its adult and larval stages.
  • Families Drosophilidae and Tephritidae: many genera. See also drosophila
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • To elucidate the cellular functions of NSF, we have chosen to use a genetic approach in the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster.
  • The first mutations of a single gene affecting the daily locomotion rhythm were found in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster.
  • Hox genes were discovered through the study of the fruit fly.
Compartir esta entrada
 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.