Augeas

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Noun1.Augeas - (Greek mythology) the mythical Greek king who for 30 years did not clean his stables which contained his vast herd of cattle
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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Next Feld takes me through a long and cavernous elephant house that recalls the ancient myth of the stables of King Augeus, which were so vast that Hercules had to divert two rivers to clean them out.