hamadryad

[n] - the nymph or spirit of a particular tree 2. [n] - large cobra of southeastern Asia and the East Indies
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hamadryad

In Greek mythology, a nymph who inhabits a tree. ...
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Hamadryad

Ham'a·dry`ad (hăm'ȧ*drī`ăd) noun ; plural English Hamadryads (- ădz), Latin Hamadryades (- drī'ȧ*dēz). [ Latin Hamadryas , -adis , Greek 'Amadrya`s ; 'a`ma together + dry^s oak, tre
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hamadryad

Origin: L. Hamadryas, -adis, Gr.; together + oak, tree: cf. F. Hamadryade. See Same, and Tree. ... 1. A tree nymph whose life ended with that of the particular tree, usually an oak, which had been her abode. ... 2. <zoology> A large venomous East Indian snake (Orhiophagus bungarus), allied to the cobras. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (0
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hamadryad

king cobra noun large cobra of southeastern Asia and the East Indies; the largest venomous snake; sometimes placed in genus Naja
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Hamadryad

• (n.) A large venomous East Indian snake (Orhiophagus bungarus), allied to the cobras. • (n.) A tree nymph whose life ended with that of the particular tree, usually an oak, which had been her abode.
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hamadryad

  1. the nymph or spirit of a particular tree
  2. large cobra of southeastern Asia and the East Indies; the largest venomous snake; sometimes placed in genus Naja

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hamadryad

hamadryad, in zoology: see cobra.
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Hamadryad

[disambiguation] The term hamadryad has several uses: ...
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Hamadryad

A hamadryad (d; Ἁμαδρυάδες, Hamadryádes) is a Greek mythological being that lives in trees. They are a particular type of dryad, which in turn are a particular type of nymph. Hamadryads are born bonded to a particular tree. Some believe that hamadryads are the actual tree, while normal dryads are simply the entities, or spirits, of the
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