from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several large hairy flies of the family Oestridae having larvae that form warbles under the skin of cattle and certain other animals.
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- n. Any member of the genus Hypoderma of large flies, parasitic on cattle and deer.
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- n. hairy bee-like fly whose larvae produce lumpy abscesses (warbles) under the skin of cattle
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