Definition of Oreades

1. n. pl. A group of butterflies which includes the satyrs. See Satyr, 2.



Definition of Oreades

1. oread [n] - See also: oread

Medical Definition of Oreades

1. A group of butterflies which includes the satyrs. See Satyr. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oreades

ordre
ordrely
ordres
ords
ordures
ordurous
ore
ore bed
ore bodies
ore body
ore dressing
ore processing
ore tenus
oread
oreades (current term)
oreads
orebodies
orebody
orecchiette
orectic
orective
oregano
oreganos
oregon grape
oregonite
oregovomab
oreibasia
oreide
oreides

Literary usage of Oreades

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1. Transactions of the Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club by Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club (1868)
"Below these, the sections given represent all the Funguses which in any way resemble M. oreades, and in the forms in which they do so most nearly. ..."

2. Heroes and Heroines of Fiction, Classical MediƦval, Legendary: Classical by William Shepard Walsh (1915)
"oreades, nymphs of mountains, caves and grottoes. 2. Naiades, fresh water nymphs, who dwelt in lakes, rivers, streams, etc. Many of these presided over ..."

3. Transactions of the Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club by Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club, Hereford, England, G. H. Jack (1868)
"Below these, the sections given represent all the Funguses which in any way resemble M. oreades, and in the forms in which they do so most nearly. ..."

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