Definition of 'painted lady'
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This weekend it will be well worth going out to look for painted lady butterflies. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There was a big migration of painted lady butterflies into Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Butterfly Conservation is asking the public to record numbers of painted ladies online. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But all these painted ladies will probably die here, without leaving any offspring of their own. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Painted lady butterflies have been arriving here after their long migration from the desert fringes of north Africa. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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