Medical Dictionary

Calliphoridae

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noun plural Cal·li·phor·i·dae \ˌkal-ə-ˈfȯr-ə-ˌdē\

Medical Definition of Calliphoridae

  1. :  a family of large usually hairy metallic blue or green flies comprising the blowflies (as a bluebottle) and a few related forms with parasitic larvae

calliphorid

\kə-ˈlif-ə-rəd\play adjective or noun

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