Dryad sentence example

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  • Our pagan forefathers believed the oak to be a sacred tree and that the marks in the bark revealed the presence of a dryad.

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  • In this account of the development of an independent, active and intelligent being from the stage where man like the Dryad is a portion of the natural life around him, Hegel has combined what may be termed a physiology and pathology of the mind - a subject far wider than that of ordinary psychologies, and one of vast intrinsic importance.

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  • From 1868 to 1870 he commanded the "Dryad," and was engaged in the suppression of the slave trade.

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