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Medea

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noun Me·dea \mə-ˈdē-ə\

Definition of Medea

  1. :  an enchantress noted in Greek mythology for helping Jason gain the Golden Fleece and for repeatedly resorting to murder to gain her ends



Origin of medea

Latin, from Greek Mēdeia


First Known Use: 14th century


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