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Typhoeus

noun Ty·pho·eus \tī-ˈfō-ˌyüs, -yəs\

Definition of TYPHOEUS

:  typhon
Ty·phoe·an \-ˈfē-ən\ adjective

Origin of TYPHOEUS

Latin, from Greek Typhōeus
First Known Use: circa 1560

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