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noun 
  1. (greek mythology) A wood-nymph who was physically a part of her tree; fell the tree, kill the nymph.
  2. The king cobra.
  3. A kind of baboon, Papio hamadryas, venerated by the ancient Egyptians.
Etymology: Hamadryas, from , from "together" + "tree".


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