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- proper n. A taxonomic order within the division Palaeoptera — the dragonflies etc..
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. The division of insects that includes the dragon flies.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A group of pseudoneuropterous insects, the dragon-flies, corresponding to the family Libellulidæ in a broad sense, and by some authors considered an order. See cut under dragon-fly.
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- n. dragonflies and damselflies
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