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Direction: In each of the following questions, a sentence/a part of the sentence is printed in bold. Four alternatives are given to the bold part which will improve the sentence. Choose the correct alternative corresponding to it. In case no improvement is needed, choose No improvement.

  1. The common fruitfly is technically called as “drosophila”
    1. called
    2. known by
    3. known as
    4. No improvement
Correct Option: C

Here, known as is the right usage.
know (V.) : to think that somebody/something is a particular type of person.

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