Definitions for hairstreakˈhɛərˌstrik

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hairstreak, hairstreak butterfly(noun)

    small butterflies having striped markings under the wings


  1. hairstreak(Noun)

    Any of many butterflies, of the subfamily Theclinae, that have hairlike projections on the back wings.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hairstreak(noun)

    a butterfly of the genus Thecla; as, the green hairstreak (T. rubi)


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