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mythology

noun

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the body of customs, beliefs, stories, and sayings associated with a people, thing, or place
  • Ares is the god of war in Greek mythology

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The first known use of mythology was in 1603

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“Mythology.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mythology. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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