Definition of Mother Shipton in English:

Mother Shipton

Line breaks: Mother Ship|ton

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  • A day-flying European moth with a marking on the wing that is said to resemble the crone-like profile of a legendary English seer.
    • Callistega mi, family Noctuidae

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody