Hippocrene

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noun Hip·po·crene \ ˈhi-pə-ˌkrēn , ˌhi-pə-ˈkrē-nē \

Definition of Hippocrene

:a fountain on Mount Helicon sacred to the Muses and believed to be a source of poetic inspiration

Origin and Etymology of hippocrene

Latin, from Greek Hippokrēnē


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