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sylphid

[sil-fid] /ˈsɪl fɪd/
noun
1.
a little or young sylph.
adjective
2.
Also, sylphidine
[sil-fi-din, -dahyn] /ˈsɪl fɪ dɪn, -ˌdaɪn/ (Show IPA)
. of, relating to, or characteristic of a sylph.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < French sylphide. See sylph, -id1
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