Calliphora

noun
Cal·​liph·​o·​ra | \ kə-ˈlif(-ə)-rə How to pronounce Calliphora (audio) \

Medical Definition of Calliphora

: a genus of the family Calliphoridae that includes large bluebottle flies

Other Words from Calliphora

calliphorine \ -​ˈlif-​ə-​ˌrīn How to pronounce Calliphora (audio) \ adjective

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“Calliphora.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Calliphora. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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