flyspeck: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (flī'spek"), [key]
— n.
  1. a speck or tiny stain from the excrement of a fly.
  2. any minute spot.
  3. a disease of pome fruits, characterized by small, raised, dark spots on the fruit, caused by a fungus, Leptothyrium pomi.
  1. to mark with flyspecks.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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