Examples of hamadryad in a sentence
<the ancients believed that hamadryads adopted particular trees as their permanent dwelling places>
Origin of hamadryad
Latin hamadryad-, hamadryas, from Greek, from hama together with + dryad-, dryas dryad — more at same
First Known Use: 14th century
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