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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a butterfly

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A splinter; a thin slice; a small piece or fragment: usually in the plural.
  • To flirt; run about in a fluttering manner.


Cognate with Dutch vlinder. (Wiktionary)



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