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sylph

any of a class of imaginary beings assumed to inhabit the air

sylph

spirit inhabiting atmosphere in Rosicrucian philosophy. [Medieval Hist.: Brewer Dictionary, 1055]
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There's a lot more heft to go around as well, giving the Sylphy a more shapely physique from every angle.
The Nissan Sylphy vina has received the 'Best Handling Family Sedan' award, while the Nissan Grand Livina has received the 'Best Value For Money MPV' award at the Asian Auto-VCA Auto Industry Awards 2008 on July 5 in Petaling Jaya.
Prices for Sylphy models were set last Tuesday, ranging from 167,800 yuan to 199,800 yuan, Nissan said.
Taking the spotlight at this event were the two new models: the Sylphy and the Altima.
rolled out the new Bluebird Sylphy on Wednesday targeting mainly design-savvy, mature women who are often seen as having the final say in choosing new family cars.
But as he continued his speech, Naito-san uttered more Filipino words that drew cheers from the media, despite some glitches in pronunciation and sentence breaks as he led the launching of the new Nissan Altima and Nissan Sylphy to the local market.
Subject to the recall are the Liberty, Presage, Basara, Serena minivans, the Bluebird Sylphy sedan, the Wingroad and Avenir station wagons, as well as the Primera sedan and station wagon.
The first of which is the Sylphy; one of Nissan's global core models that occupies the same segment as the Sentra.