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Typhoeus

play
noun Ty·pho·eus \tī-ˈfō-ˌyüs, -yəs\

Definition of Typhoeus

  1. :  typhon

Typhoean play \-ˈfē-ən\ adjective


Origin of typhoeus

Latin, from Greek Typhōeus


First Known Use: circa 1560


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