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flypaper Syllabification: fly·pa·per
Pronunciation: /ˈflīˌpāpər/

Definition of flypaper in English:

noun

Sticky, poison-treated strips of paper that are hung indoors to catch and kill flies.

Words that rhyme with flypaper

sandpaper • endpaper

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