Definition of 'peacock butterfly'
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Most peacock butterflies are still in the form of black caterpillars feeding on stinging nettles. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Before long, peacock butterflies will be emerging in large numbers from their chrysalis cases. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Some peacock butterflies are on the wing. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I am pleased to report that here in the West Highlands the peacock butterfly population is healthy; indeed one accompanied me on the hill yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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