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n.1.(Zool.) Any species of a tribe of butterflies (Fugacia) including the common yellow species and the cabbage butterflies. The antennæ are usually red.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(2) The second ancient figure was the bauxite portrayal of the Hero Redhorn or Morningstar, seated cross-legged and lost in thought (Fig.
The militants laid down their arms before Major General Chander Prakash of Indian army's Redhorn Division at Jagi road in Morigaon district on Saturday.
For example, the attempt to go past Caradhras at the Redhorn Gate ends in complete failure due to the apparent refusal of the mountain itself, obviously animated by Sauron's will, to allow the travelers passage so that they are forced to go through Moria (2.14; illus.
As a whole, the chapter centers around his recollection of a sick friend, Redhorn, whom Eastman retrospectively diagnoses as having had tuberculosis.