nymphal definition

  • adjective:
    • of or regarding a nymph or nymphs
    • Of or related to a nymph or nymphs; nymphean.
  • others:
    • associated with nymphs; nymphean.
    • In zoology, of or with respect to a nymph or nympha: since, the nymphal phase of an insect.
  • noun:
    • A fanciful name provided by Drayton to the ten divisions (nymphals) of his poem “The Muses' Elysium.”
    • In botany, an associate of 1 of Lindley's alliances, the Nymphales, including the Nymphæaceæ. Nelumbiaceæ, etc.

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