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nymph

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1 a mythical goddess represented as a young girl and said to live outdoors

  • she bought the book of fairy tales for the beautiful engravings of nymphs and fairies featured between the stories
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2 a young wingless often wormlike form (as a grub or caterpillar) that hatches from the egg of many insects

  • mayfly nymphs
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3 a female person who has not yet reached adulthood

  • the neighborhood nymphs were gathered at the local pizza parlor
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filly, girl, lass, lassie, miss, missy, sheila [Australian {amp}amp; New Zealand]

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