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n. Greek Mythology
A monster with three bodies that was slain by Hercules.
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(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth a winged monster with three bodies joined at the waist, killed by Hercules, who stole the monster's cattle as his tenth labour
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|Noun||1.||Geryon - (Greek mythology) a mythical monster with three heads that was slain by Hercules|
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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