[flahy-awf, -of] /ˈflaɪˌɔf, -ˌɒf/
Meteorology. (def 1).
a competition between aircraft of various manufacturers to establish superior performance, especially in order to gain a government contract.
[flahy] /flaɪ/ noun, plural flies. 1. Also called true fly. any of numerous two-winged insects of the order Diptera, especially of the family Muscidae, as the common . 2. any of various winged insects, as the or . 3. Angling. a fishhook dressed with hair, feathers, silk, tinsel, etc., so as to resemble an insect […]
- Fly orchid
noun 1. a European orchid, Ophrys insectifera, whose flowers resemble and attract certain wasps: found in wood margins and scrub on lime-rich soils
[flahy-oh-ver] /ˈflaɪˌoʊ vər/ noun 1. a formation of aircraft in flight for observation from the ground, especially a prearranged, low-altitude flight over a public gathering. 2. a flight over a simulated target by a bomber or bombing planes. 3. a flight over a specified area, as for viewing: We booked a one-hour flyover of the […]
[flahy-pey-per] /ˈflaɪˌpeɪ pər/ noun 1. designed to destroy by catching them on its sticky surface or poisoning them on contact. /ˈflaɪˌpeɪpə/ noun 1. paper with a sticky and poisonous coating, usually hung from the ceiling to trap flies n. 1851 (though the item itself is said to have become commonly available in London in 1848), […]