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darner Line breaks: darn¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈdɑːnə/

Definition of darner in English:


North American
A large slender-bodied dragonfly. Also called darning needle, devil's darning needle.
  • Family Aeshnidae: several genera
Example sentences
  • A green darner dragonfly is fitted with a tiny radio tag to help scientists study its migration.
  • Green darners are one of nine long-distance migratory dragonflies in North America.
  • Darners and other large dragonflies often emerge at night, when they are safer from predators.

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