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Synonyms for naiad

Synonyms for naiad

submerged aquatic plant having narrow leaves and small flowers

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

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Keywords: Odonata, naiads, Potohar plateau, dragonflies, damselflies.
Naiad published some of the best-known lesbian writers of the past 25 years, like Katherine Forrest, whose Curious Wine is considered the most ground-breaking of the "new" lesbian fiction and was the first lesbian novel to go to audio.
Planktonic insect's larvae and naiad were observed in laboratory by a compound light microscope and identified using Needham and Needham (1951).
The Tasmanian entrant in the 1998 Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, Business Post Naiad, had been rolled for the second time by massive waves on the late afternoon and evening of Sunday, 27 December.
Winner of the Coral Cup at this meeting in 2008, Naiad Du Misselot has been beaten in four starts over fences but still races from the same chasing mark as he did over hurdles.
But when you note the trainer is Ferdy Murphy the task facing NAIAD DU MISSELOT (1.30) may not be mission impossible.
Nicky Richards' six-year-old was pretty smart over timber but looked a natural on his chasing debut at Kelso, beating Coral Cup winner naiad du misselot.
Meanwwhile, Coral Cup winner Naiad Du Misselot will this weekend attempt to break his duck over fences at Cheltenham or Doncaster.
The book was published again in 1985 by Naiad Press, and this is the most readily available edition today.
Then he focuses on a number of more specific topics, among them Jia Huan's groundless hatred for Adamantina, and after the naiad's house is haunted.
Ferdy Murphy has high hopes of victory with Naiad Du Misselot in tomorrow's Coral Cup (4.00).
Graham Lee made the late switch from Newcastle to Haydock pay instant dividends when taking the opener in the gloom on Naiad Du Misselot.
With Newcastle off, several jockeys dashed to Haydock with Graham Lee landing the opener on Naiad Du Misselot and Tjade Collier lifting the novices chase on Daldini.
A dryad, for example, is a fairy who lives in a tree, while a naiad is a fairy who lives in a stream.