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n. Greek Mythology
The Corinthian hero who, with the aid of the winged horse Pegasus, slew the Chimera.
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(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a hero of Corinth who performed many deeds with the help of the winged horse Pegasus, notably the killing of the monster Chimera
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also Bel•ler•o•phon•tes(bəˌlɛr əˈfɒn tiz)
a hero of Greek myth who, mounted on Pegasus, killed the Chimera.
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|Noun||1.||Bellerophon - (Greek mythology) a mythical hero of Corinth who performed miracles on the winged horse Pegasus (especially killing the monster Chimera)|
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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