any of several stout, woolly flies of the family Oestridae, the larvae of which produce warbles in cattle and other animals.
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British Dictionary definitions for warble fly
any of various hairy beelike dipterous flies of the genus Hypoderma and related genera, the larvae of which produce warbles in cattle: family Oestridae
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