any of various plants that entrap insects, especially Venus's-flytrap.
a trap for flies.

1765–75; fly2 + trap1 Unabridged
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flytrap (ˈflaɪˌtræp)
1.  any of various insectivorous plants, esp Venus's flytrap
2.  a device for catching flies

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Computing Dictionary

flytrap definition

firewall machine

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Example sentences
When a fly or spider lands on a flytrap's leaf, the stimulus triggers the leaf to rapidly swell with extra water.
In a feasibility study a walk through flytrap was tested for the management of horn fly.
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