[yoo-rib-ee-uh] /yʊˈrɪb i ə/
noun, Classical Mythology.
a Titan, daughter of Pontus and Gaea.
eurycephalic eu·ry·ce·phal·ic (yur’ĭ-sə-fāl’ĭk) or eu·ry·ceph·a·lous (-sěf’ə-ləs) adj. Having an unusually broad head.
[yoo r-i-klee-uh, yur-] /ˌyʊər ɪˈkli ə, ˌyɜr-/ noun 1. (in the Odyssey) the nurse of Telemachus who recognized the disguised Odysseus by a scar on his leg.
[yoo-rid-uh-see, yuh-] /yʊˈrɪd əˌsi, yə-/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. Also called Agriope. the wife of Orpheus. 2. the wife of Creon of Thebes. /jʊˈrɪdɪsɪ/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a dryad married to Orpheus, who sought her in Hades after she died. She could have left Hades with him had he not broken his pact and […]
[yoo r-i-hey-lahyn, -hal-ahyn] /ˌyʊər ɪˈheɪ laɪn, -ˈhæl aɪn/ adjective 1. (of an aquatic organism) tolerating a wide range of salinity. /ˌjʊərɪˈheɪliːn; -laɪn/ adjective 1. (of certain aquatic animals) able to tolerate a wide range of salinity Compare stenohaline