Meaning of yellow-bottle in English:

yellow-bottle

(also yellowbottle)

noun

  • More fully "yellow-bottle fly".(a) †any of several yellowish blowflies native to Australia, especially Calliphora stygia and C. hilli (obsolete); (b) the tumbu fly, a yellowish blowfly native to Africa, Cordylobia anthropophaga (rare).

Origin

Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From yellow + bottle.

Pronunciation

yellow-bottle

/ˈjɛlə(ʊ)ˌbɒtl/