hieracosphinx

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hieracosphinx

(ˌhaɪəˈreɪkəʊˌsfɪŋks)
n, pl -sphinxes or -sphinges (-ˌsfɪndʒiːz)
(Art Terms) (in ancient Egyptian art) a hawk-headed sphinx
[C18: from Greek hierax hawk + sphinx]