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n. pl. O·ce·an·i·des (ō′sē-ăn′ĭ-dēz′) Greek Mythology
Any of the ocean nymphs believed to be the daughters of Oceanus and Tethys.
[Greek ōkeanis, ōkeanid-, from Ōkeanos, Oceanus.]
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n, pl Oceanids or Oceanides (ˌəʊsɪˈænɪˌdiːz)
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth any of the ocean nymphs born of Oceanus and Tethys
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O•ce•a•nid(oʊˈsi ə nɪd)
n., pl. O•ce•a•nids, O•ce•an•i•des (ˌoʊ siˈæn ɪˌdiz)
any of the daughters of Oceanus and Tethys; a sea nymph.
[< Greek Ōkeanídes daughters of Oceanus]
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any of the daughters of Oceanus and Tethys; a sea nymph.See also: Mythology
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|Noun||1.||Oceanid - (Greek mythology) sea nymph who was a daughter of Oceanus and Tethys|
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
sea nymph - (Greek mythology) a water nymph who was the daughter of Oceanus or Nereus
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