hydra-headed

adjective
hy·​dra-head·​ed | \ ˌhī-drə-ˈhe-dəd How to pronounce hydra-headed (audio) \

Definition of hydra-headed

: having many centers or branches a hydra-headed organization

First Known Use of hydra-headed

1599, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hydra-headed

hydra + head entry 1 + -ed entry 1

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“Hydra-headed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydra-headed. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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