blowfly

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noun blow·fly \-ˌflī\

Definition of blowfly

  1. :  any of a family (Calliphoridae) of dipteran flies (such as the bluebottle or screwworm) that deposit their eggs especially on meat or in wounds

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First Known Use of blowfly

1744


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blowfly

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noun blow·fly \-ˌflī\

Medical Definition of blowfly

plural

blowflies

  1. :  any dipteran fly (as a bluebottle or a screwworm) of the family Calliphoridae


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