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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MYTHICAL monsters and magical artefacts are set to take over Gateshead's Old Town Hall Quarter in multimillionpound regeneration plans.
Mythical monsters and magical artefacts are set to take overGateshead's Old Town Hall Quarter in multimillion-pound regeneration plans.
To get to his destination, the young man, who started his magical journey from Qatar, travelled the world and overcame many obstacles such as the Chinese Dragon, mythical monsters of the African Savanna, and the giant anaconda snakes told in Amazonian folklore.
The boom is partly a result of the huge mythical monsters which have toured four of North Wales' historic castles this summer.
Back then, trolls were mythical monsters - but that is sadly no longer the case.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Every culture has its own ideas on luck, fate, mythical monsters, animals and heroes.
This is a Britain where mythical monsters are real, but suspicion and fear are even deadlier foes.
You know, the likes of the Yeti, Bigfoot, Nessie, Chupacabra and all those mythical monsters that have been witnessed from afar and often on grainy film but whose legends refuse to disappear.
Abu Dhabi Khalifa Park is the new hangout for mythical monsters and magical creatures.
However, Percy doesn't have much time to brood, because the magical borders of Camp Half-Blood are beginning to fall and a horde of mythical monsters threatens to destroy the sanctuary for the children of the gods.
Trout successfully answers these questions by looking at the mythical monster as predator, animal predators transforming into greater monsters, and the natural sources or forms that help to create the mythical monsters.