Hesperiadae
Urbicolae Ur*bic"o*l[ae], n. pl. [NL., fr. L. urbs, urbis, a city + colere to inhabit.] (Zo["o]l.) An extensive family of butterflies, including those known as skippers ({Hesperiad[ae]}). [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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