centauromachia

noun

cen·​tau·​ro·​mach·​ia
(ˌ)sen‧ˌtȯrōˈmakēə
plural -s
: a battle in which centaurs take part

Word History

Etymology

Greek kentauromachia, from Kentauros Centaur + -machia (from machē battle)

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“Centauromachia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/centauromachia. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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