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A large European moth with orange-brown and white markings, occurring chiefly on moorland and in open woodland.
- ‘Other important Scottish species are those that need large areas of habitat, like the Marsh Fritillary and the Kentish Glory moth.’
- ‘Larger moths like the Kentish Glory also associate with birch woods.’
- ‘The Kentish glory disappeared from England in 1970 while the netted mountain is a priority species, according to Butterfly Conservation.’
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From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.