fly blown

flyblown

[flahy-blohn]
adjective
1.
covered with flyblows: flyblown meat.
2.
tainted or contaminated; spoiled.

Origin:
1565–75; fly2 + blown1

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flyblow

[flahy-bloh]
verb (used with object), flyblew, flyblown, flyblowing.
1.
to deposit eggs or larvae on (meat or other food).
noun
2.
one of the eggs or young larvae of a blowfly, deposited on meat or other food.

Origin:
1550–60; fly2 + blow2

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flyblow (ˈflaɪˌbləʊ)
 
vb , -blows, -blowing, -blew, -blown
1.  (tr) to contaminate, esp with the eggs or larvae of the blowfly; taint
 
n
2.  (usually plural) the egg or young larva of a blowfly, deposited on meat, paper, etc

flyblown (ˈflaɪˌbləʊn)
 
adj
1.  covered with flyblows
2.  contaminated; tainted

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