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(Animals) any pieridine butterfly
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|Noun||1.||pierid - any of numerous pale-colored butterflies having three pairs of well-developed legs|
butterfly - diurnal insect typically having a slender body with knobbed antennae and broad colorful wings
cabbage butterfly - white butterfly whose larvae (cabbageworms) feed on cabbage
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