Naiad

The aquatic growing stage of insects with an incomplete metamorphosis.

naiad

[n] - submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers 2. [n] - (Greek mythology) a nymph of lakes and springs and rivers and fountains
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Naiad

Satellite of the planet Neptune. See TABLE 10. NEPTUNE - SATELLITE DATA
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naiad

In classical mythology, a water nymph. Naiads lived in rivers and streams;nereids in the sea. ...
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Naiad

Na'iad noun [ Latin naias , - adis , naïs , -idis , a water nymph, Gr ..., ..., from ... to flow: confer French naïade . Confer Naid .] 1. (Myth.) A water nymph; one of the lower female divinities, fabled to preside over some body of fresh wa...
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naiad

1. A water nymph; one of the lower female divinities, fabled to preside over some body of fresh water, as a lake, river, brook, or fountain. ... 2. <zoology> Any species of a tribe (Naiades) of freshwater bivalves, including Unio, Anodonta, and numerous allied genera; a river mussel. ... 3. <zoology> One of a group of butterflies. See N...
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naiad

noun (Greek mythology) a nymph of lakes and springs and rivers and fountains
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naiad

noun submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers; of fresh or brackish water
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Naiad

• (n.) Any plant of the order Naiadaceae, such as eelgrass, pondweed, etc. • (n.) One of a group of butterflies. See Nymph. • (n.) Any species of a tribe (Naiades) of freshwater bivalves, including Unio, Anodonta, and numerous allied genera; a river mussel. • (n.) A water nymph; one of the lower female divinities, fabled to pres...
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Naiad

(from the article `Neptune`) ...from the Neptunian system, thrown into Neptune itself, or absorbed by the molten Triton. Even those moons orbiting closer to Neptune would not ...
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Naiad

(from Greek naiein, `to flow`), in Greek mythology, one of the nymphs of flowing water—springs, rivers, fountains, lakes. The Naiads, appropriately ... [1 related articles]
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naiad

immature stage in the development of certain insects. See nymph.
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Naiad

HMS Naiad was a British second-class cruiser of 3400 tons displacement launched in 1890. The name entered the British navy with the capture of the French Naiade in April 1783.
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Naiad

Naiad from Voyager 2. The elongation is due to smearing of the image The innermost moon of Neptune. Naiad was discovered by the Voyager Imaging Team in September 1989. It is named after the Naiads (nymphs) of Greek legend and is also known as Neptune III. Naiad is small object of irregular shape,...
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Naiad

Naiad, in astronomy, one of the natural satellites, or moons, of Neptune.
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naiad

naiad, in zoology: see insect.
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Naiad

In Greek mythology, the Naiads were water nymphs.
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naiad

In classical mythology, a water nymph. Naiads lived in rivers and streams; nereids in the sea
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Naiad

[disambiguation] The Naiads are water-centered nymphs in Greek mythology. Naiad may also refer to: ...
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Naiad

In Greek mythology, the Naiads (Ancient Greek: Ναϊάδες) were a type of water nymph (female spirit) who presided over fountains, wells, springs, streams, brooks and other bodies of fresh water. They are distinct from river gods, who embodied rivers, and the very ancient spirits that inhabited the still waters of marshes, ponds and lagoon-lak...
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Naiad

[moon] Naiad (d {Respell|NAY|əd} or d {Respell|NY|əd}; Ναϊάδ-ες), also known as Neptune III, is the innermost satellite of Neptune, named after the Naiads of Greek legend. ==History== Naiad was discovered sometime before mid-September 1989 from the images taken by the Voyager 2 probe. The last moon to be discovered during the flyby...
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Naiad

The immature stage of insects that go through hemimetabolous metamorphosis.
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Naiad

An aquatic, gill-bearing nymph.
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naiad

young of an aquatic insect (mayfly, dragonfly, damselfly, or stonefly)
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