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fly spray

Syllabification: fly spray

Definition of fly spray in English:

noun

A substance sprayed from an aerosol that kills flying insects.
Example sentences
  • I presume that many of them are pesticides sprayed on our foods, fly sprays, and household products, as well as building materials.
  • I discharged several sprays of nerve gas fly spray into the room, shut the bedroom door and then waited half an hour for it work.
  • We are wondering whether this means flea powders and fly sprays.

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