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anglewing

[ang-guh l-wing] /ˈæŋ gəlˌwɪŋ/
noun
1.
any of several nymphalid butterflies, especially of the genus Polygonia, having angular notches on the outer edges of the forewings.
Origin of anglewing
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism; angle1 + wing
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