flyblow

noun
fly·​blow | \ ˈflī-ˌblō How to pronounce flyblow (audio) \

Definition of flyblow

 (Entry 1 of 2)

flyblow

verb
flyblew; flyblown

Definition of flyblow (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

2 : to deposit eggs or young larvae of a flesh fly or blowfly in

First Known Use of flyblow

Noun

1556, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1603, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Flyblow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flyblow. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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fly·​blow | \ -ˌblō How to pronounce flyblow (audio) \
flyblew; flyblown

Medical Definition of flyblow

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: to deposit eggs or young larvae of a flesh fly or blowfly in

flyblow

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