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blowfly
American English: /ˈbloʊˌflaɪ/
British English: /ˈbləʊflʌɪ/

Translation of blowfly in Spanish:

noun plural -flies

  • Example sentences
    • What was decomposing the carcasses, given the total absence of fossils of the larger flies, such as flesh flies and blowflies (whose larvae, which we call maggots, feed on carrion)?
    • Fly parasites are useful for the control of house flies, stable flies, blowflies, and many other fly species.
    • In fact, they are regarded as beneficial because they are predators of many insects that do hold pest status, such as house flies and blowflies.

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    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.