Swallowtail Definition

swŏlŏ-tāl
swallowtails
noun
swallowtails
Something having a forked shape like that of a swallow's tail.
Webster's New World
Any of a large family (Papilionidae) of brightly colored butterflies found worldwide, having the hind wings extended in taillike points.
Webster's New World
Webster's New World

A type of tailcoat with two long tapering tails.

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Singular:
swallowtail
Plural:
swallowtails

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