atlantides

Atlantides

At*lan"ti*des\, n. pl. [L. See Atlantes.] The Pleiades or seven stars, fabled to have been the daughters of Atlas.
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atlantides

noun
(Greek mythology) group of 3 to 7 nymphs who guarded the golden apples that Gaea gave as a wedding gift to Hera [syn: Hesperides
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