from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A sprite or nymph that inhabits or haunts a body of water.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A sprite, or spirit, imagined as inhabiting the water.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a fairy that inhabits water
- n. aquatic fern of tropical America often used in aquariums
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