Calliphoridae

noun
blowflies
Hypernyms: ↑arthropod family
Member Holonyms: ↑Diptera, ↑order Diptera
Member Meronyms: ↑Calliphora, ↑genus Calliphora, ↑Lucilia, ↑genus Lucilia, ↑Sarcophaga, ↑genus Sarcophaga

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\\ˌkaləˈfȯrəˌdē\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Calliphora, type genus + -idae
: a family of large usually hairy metallic blue or green calyptrate flies comprising the blowflies and a few related forms with parasitic larvae — compare bluebottle

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • calliphoridae — cal·li·phor·i·dae …   English syllables

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