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mermaid

noun

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an imaginary sea creature that has a woman's head and upper body and a fish's tail instead of legs

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The first known use of mermaid was in the 14th century

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“Mermaid.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mermaid. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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