Definition of angle shades in English:

angle shades

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[treated as singular]
  • A European moth with wings patterned in muted green, red, and pink.
    • Phlogophora meticulosa, family Noctuidae
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    • The small angle shades moth is associated with this fern in the wild.
    • The angle shades is quite a common moth of gardens with very distinctive (as well as beautiful) markings and colouration.

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody