papilio definition

  • others:
    • A genus of butterflies.
  • noun:
    • [lowercase] A general name of all lepidopters before the introduction of the binomial nomenclature in zoölogy.
    • A notable genus of butterflies: a name variously utilized.
    • [lowercase] Some or any butterfly; particularly, an associate regarding the genus Papilio.

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