nympha

noun nym·pha \ˈnim(p)fə\

Definition of nympha

plural

nymphae

\-)ˌfē\
  1. 1 :  nymph 3

  2. 2 nymphae plural [New Latin, from Latin, plural of nympha nymph] :  labia minora

  3. 3 [New Latin, from nymphae labia minora] :  one of the thickened marginal processes behind the beak of many bivalves where the ligament is attached

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