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Vili, The
(sing. Vila) Any of a class of Slavic dryads, tree-spirits who are exclusively female. They are often vicious and cruel, and have a dire reputation; nevertheless, if one succeeds in approaching a Vila properly, she may be inclined to heal, give advice, reveal...
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Dryad: Distributed Data-Parallel Programs from Sequential Building
Dryad is a general-purpose distributed execution engine for coarse-grain data- parallel . simple applications.
Dryad Repository: Planning and Developing Curation for Data Sharing
The Dryad Repository: Designing a Curation Workflow.
Linking and Hiving Data in the Dryad Repository
Nov 17, 2009 Linking and Hiving Data in the. Dryad Repository. The Semantic Web: Fact or Myth.

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Don Quixote, Mariinsky Ballet, Covent Garden, review
many more recent attempts, it has as much naturalistic delicacy as can possibly be expected from a story about an innkeeper's daughter trying to marry her barber lover while a mad old knight runs around tilting at windmills and dreaming of dryads.
Mariinksy Ballet – review
There was equally deluxe casting for the Queen of the Dryads, with Ekaterina Kondaurova investing the role with a dreamy, lyrical amplitude.
Cities real and imagined
And so, in the words of urban fantasy author Kate Griffin, "the idea of a newer magic, in which dryads live in sacred lamp-posts and Gandalf's staff would light the way with a sodium-neon glow" feels far more relevant.
Mount Audubon: Autumn is already beginning to paint the tundra
The foliage of mountain avens becomes russet red; dryads turn orange and gold; and king's crown is topped with garnets.
Homage vs. Rip-off: An Interview with Lev Grossman and a Guide to Literary
Dryads fight. Their skin is like wood. And they have staves.

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Dryad - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dryads (Δρυάδες, sing.: Δρυάς) are tree nymphs in Greek mythology. In Greek drys signifies 'oak,' from an Indo-European root *derew(o)- 'tree' or 'wood'.
Dryads - Mythical Beasts
Jul 31, 2008 Dryads - The place to go for all information and products relating to Dryads.
Mar 3, 1997 In Greek mythology, the dryads are female spirits of nature (nymphs), who preside over the groves and forests.
Dryad - WoWWiki - Your guide to the World of Warcraft
Dryads are daughters of the demigod Cenarius. They monitor the health of Kalimdor's forests, ever wa.
Dryad - Microsoft Research
The Dryad Project is investigating programming models for writing parallel and distributed programs to scale from a small cluster to a large data-center.

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