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Androcles

noun An·dro·cles \ˈan-drə-ˌklēz\

Definition of ANDROCLES

:  a fabled Roman slave spared in the arena by a lion from whose foot he had years before extracted a thorn

Origin of ANDROCLES

Latin, from Greek Androklēs
First Known Use: 1607

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