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maggot

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈmæɡ.ət/
a creature like a very small worm which later develops into a fly and is found in decaying meat and other foods
Translations of “maggot”
in Arabic يَرقة…
in Korean 구더기…
in Malaysian berenga…
in French asticot…
in Turkish kurtçuk, kurt…
in Italian baco, larva di insetto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蛆…
in Russian личинка…
in Polish larwa (muchy)…
in Vietnamese con giòi…
in Spanish larva, gusano…
in Portuguese larva de inseto…
in Thai หนอนแมลง…
in German die Made…
in Catalan cuc…
in Japanese ウジ(虫)…
in Indonesian belatung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蛆…
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