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nereis

[neer-ee-is] /ˈnɪər i ɪs/
noun, plural nereides [ni-ree-i-deez] /nɪˈri ɪˌdiz/ (Show IPA)
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nereis

/ˈnɪərɪɪs/
noun
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any polychaete worm of the genus Nereis See ragworm
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C18: from Latin; see Nereid1
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