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butterfly meaning

EN[ˈbʌtə(ɹ)flaɪ] [ˈbʌɾɚflaɪ] [ˈbʌtəflaɪ] [-aɪ]
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  • Butterflies are part of the class of insects in the order Lepidoptera. Adult butterflies have large, often brightly coloured wings, and conspicuous, fluttering flight.
  • Butterflies exhibit polymorphism, mimicry and aposematism. Some, like the Monarch, will migrate over long distances. Some butterflies have parasitic relationships with organisms including protozoans, flies, ants, other invertebrates, and vertebrates.
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
      • Verbs
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      Meaning of butterfly for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "butterfly" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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