from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A nymphalid butterfly (Limenitis arthemis) of eastern North America, having a broad white band on blue-black wings.

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  • n. A striking, white and black butterfly, Limenitis camilla, of the family Nymphalidae.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Eurasian butterfly with brown wings and white markings
  • n. North American butterfly with blue-black wings crossed by a broad white band


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