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root fly

División en sílabas: root fly

Definición de root fly en inglés:

sustantivo

A dark slender fly whose larvae may cause serious damage to the roots of crops.
  • Family Anthomyiidae: many genera and species, including the cabbage root fly
Example sentences
  • After thinning, remember to construct 300 mm-high walls of horticultural fleece around or over the carrots to help prevent attacks from carrot root fly.

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Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure