Nereid

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nereid sea-nymph. XVII. — L. Nēreis, Nēreid- — Gr. Nērēis, Nērēid- f. Nēreús ancient sea-god, f. base of L. nāre swim; see NATATION, -ID.

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nereidamid, backslid, bid, did, forbid, grid, hid, id, kid, Kidd, lid, Madrid, mid, outbid, outdid, quid, rid, skid, slid, squid, underbid, yid •scarabaeid • Aeneid • nereid •spermatozoid •Clwyd, Druid, fluid •noctuid • rabid • carabid • ibid •morbid • turbid • wretched

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Nereid (Neptune II) A satellite of Neptune, with a diameter of 340 km; visual albedo 0.2.