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naiad

nai·ad

naiad

pronunciation:
neI aed [or] neI d [or] naI aed [or] naI d
part of speech: noun
inflections: naiades, naiads
definition 1: (sometimes cap.) a water nymph of Greek mythology, presiding over rivers, springs, and fountains.
definition 2: the aquatic larva of certain insects such as the dragonfly.