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red admiral

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Definition of RED ADMIRAL

:  a nymphalid butterfly (Vanessa atalanta) that is common in both Europe and America, has broad orange-red bands on the forewings, and feeds chiefly on nettles in the larval stage

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First Known Use of RED ADMIRAL

1798

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