Swallowtail meaning

swŏlŏ-tāl
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Any of various colorful, widely distributed butterflies of the family Papilionidae, usually having an extension at the end of each hind wing that resembles the tail of certain swallows.
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Something having a forked shape like that of a swallow's tail.
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Any of a large family (Papilionidae) of brightly colored butterflies found worldwide, having the hind wings extended in taillike points.
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The forked tail of a swallow.
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Anything, such as a burgee, of a similar forked shape.
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A type of tailcoat with two long tapering tails.
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Any of various butterflies of the family Papilionidae, having a forked extension to the hind wing.
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