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

  • n. Greek Mythology A king of Argos and father of the Danaides.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the type genus of the Danaidae, including the monarch butterfly, Danaus plexippus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See Danais.

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

  • n. type genus of the Danaidae: monarch butterflies

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