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noun [C] (WOMAN)    /ˈsaɪə.rən/ US  /ˈsaɪr.ən/
(in ancient Greek literature ) one of the creatures who were half woman and half bird , whose beautiful singing encouraged sailors to sail into dangerous waters where they died Legendary and mythological charactersGreek and Roman myth a woman who is considered to be very attractive , but also dangerous People who sell sex or are promiscuous
(Definition of siren noun (WOMAN) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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