noun, plural may·flies.
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But, alarmed at his own philosophy, he went to the paddock gate to watch the Mayfly filly canter down.
The Mayfly filly passed under the hammer at seven hundred and fifty guineas.
For these articles the season is almost as brief as the season of the mayfly or the grannom.Social Origins and Primal Law|Andrew Lang
Izaak, or his publisher Marriott, cunningly brought out the book at a season when men expect the Mayfly.
This defect was remedied by a series of alterations, and meanwhile the unofficial title of 'Mayfly' was given to the vessel.A History of Aeronautics|E. Charles Vivian