Pierid



[pahy-er-id, pahy-er-] /paɪˈɛr ɪd, ˈpaɪ ər-/

adjective
1.
belonging or pertaining to the Pieridae, a family of butterflies comprising the whites, sulfurs, etc.
noun
2.
Also called pieridine
[pahy-er-i-dahyn, -din] /paɪˈɛr ɪˌdaɪn, -dɪn/ (Show IPA). any member of the butterfly family Pieridae.

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