- to deposit eggs or larvae on (meat or other food).
- one of the eggs or young larvae of a blowfly, deposited on meat or other food.
Origin of flyblow
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- (tr) to contaminate, esp with the eggs or larvae of the blowfly; taint
- (usually plural) the egg or young larva of a blowfly, deposited on meat, paper, etc
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