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Cuterebridae


Cuterebridae

noun pl Cu·te·reb·ri·dae \ˌkyüt-ə-ˈreb-rə-ˌdē\

Definition of CUTEREBRIDAE

:  a family of chiefly New World botflies that occur under the skin or sometimes in the throat or nasal sinuses of various mammals and that include a botfly (Dermatobia hominis) that normally parasitizes humans—see cuterebra
cu·te·re·brid \ˌkyüt-ə-ˈrē-brəd, ky-ˈter-ə-brəd\ noun
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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