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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Nymph who merged with Hermaphroditus to form one body.

Usage examples (31)
  • This pool was sacred to Salmacis, the water nymph.
  • No sooner kissed than broken, memories of Salmacis.
  • Salmacis would not be seen of Hermaphroditus, till she had spruced up herself first,
  • I started off by reading over "Metamorphosis C," which has been retitled "The Boon of Salmacis." for more
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