butterflier

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noun but·ter·fli·er \ˈbə-tər-ˌflīr, -ˌflī-ər\

Definition of butterflier

plural

butterfliers

  1. 1 :  a person who observes and identifies butterflies in their natural environment Already, like birders, butterfliers are trekking the world in search of ever more exotic species. — Margo Harakas, Houston Chronicle, 24 Apr. 1994

  2. 2 :  a swimmer who specializes in the butterfly :  butterflyer

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First Known Use of butterflier

1881


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