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myiasis

[′mī·ə·səs]
(medicine)
Infestation of vertebrates by the larvae, or maggots, of flies.
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The atmosphere is that of a rotting, fly-blown society where a man will quite carelessly prostitute his wife or disinherit his own son in order to get himself inscribed in Volpone's will as sole heir.
Fisherman's Wharf is the first port of call for just about every tourist, but even the harbour seals lounging on the end of Pier 39 fail to shake off the fly-blown and rather sinister edge to this honeypot for every street-hawker.
A few streets from the hotel is Bar Castro, a typical fly-blown street corner place, with the added attraction of a resident parrot.
Desiring to be in sympathy with the star, Owen purchased a fly-blown 18thcentury wig, which he wore throughout the interview.
The death of a mole is not signified with the fierce energy of fly-blown decay as in other writings by other men.
THE most fed-up looking person I have ever seen was a British expatriate buying cigarettes in the fly-blown Saudi Arabian town of Al Jubayl.
He showed up that theory as fly-blown by being one of only two players to play all 17 four-day games Ed Giddins was the other and survived an unwarranted yo-yo shuffle up, down and up again in a batting order that had its least effective season for a lon g time.
And the band's new five-track EP, entitled Black Eyes Sons sees them back to mining the same fly-blown, gravel -throated charm that won them their legions of fans in the first place.
And the band's new five-track EP, entitled Black Eyed Sons sees them back to mining the same fly-blown, gravel-throated charm that won them their legions of fans in the first place.
And, as a reward Lord Sugar treated them to a ride in the VIP capsule on the London Eye, while the fellas got the opportunity to take a long hard look at themselves in that grim fly-blown roadside cafe where all the series' losers go to chew on their mistakes.