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[n] (Greek mythology) a woman participant in the orgiastic rites of Dionysus
[n] an unnaturally frenzied or distraught woman


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adult female, woman

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\M[ae]"nad\, n. [L. Maenas, -adis, Gr. ?, ?, fr. ? to rave.]
1. A Bacchante; a priestess or votary of Bacchus.
2. A frantic or frenzied woman.

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