legendary creature

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Noun1.legendary creature - a monster that is unverifiable but popularly accepted as possibly factuallegendary creature - a monster that is unverifiable but popularly accepted as possibly factual
abominable snowman, yeti - a large hairy humanoid creature said to live in the Himalayas
doppelganger - a ghostly double of a living person that haunts its living counterpart
sea serpent - huge creature of the sea resembling a snake or dragon
mythical creature, mythical monster - a monster renowned in folklore and myth
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to Wyoming's official legendary creature, the jackalope.
The photo was to be the first proof of the existence of a legendary creature, and Preparing the Ghost delves into the legends, history and science of the fist man to record his encounter with a giant squid and the discoveries that came from his encounter.
Which legendary creature has the body, back legs and tail of a lion and the head and wings of an eagle?
According to sources in Great Britain the Turtle Dove has seen a 90%+ decrease in numbers since 1970, and this legendary creature seen as the symbol of true love and featured in one of our best-known Christmas carols is declining so rapidly that it may be gone from Britain by the next decade.
com/news/hollywoods-godzilla-is-an-american-700706) The Hollywood Reporter , they have been joking that the legendary creature got fat while he was in America.
The wisest among them is the hoopoe, who suggests that they should go in search of the Simorgh, a legendary creature akin to the phoenix.
The griffin is a legendary creature with the body, tail and back legs of a lion; the head and wings of an eagle; and eagles' talons as its front feet.
The researchers concluded that they have sequenced three whole Bigfoot nuclear genomes, helping to prove that the legendary creature exists in North America, and is actually a human relative that arose 13,000 years ago.
A legendary creature of ancient China, the dragon is believed to have a snake body and tail, lizard legs, eagle paws, deer horns and fish scales, with a beard at the mouth corners and a pearl under the forehead.
THE Tregaron elephant is a legendary creature which reportedly died after the circus visited the town in 1848.
The name is taken from the legendary creature that appears in the mythology of several indigenous North American cultures.