Poseidon

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Po·sei·don

 (pō-sīd′n, pə-)
n. Greek Mythology
The god of the waters, earthquakes, and horses, and brother of Zeus.

Poseidon

(pɒˈsaɪdən)
n
1. (Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the god of the sea and of earthquakes; brother of Zeus, Hades, and Hera. He is generally depicted in art wielding a trident. Roman counterpart: Neptune
2. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a US submarine-launched ballistic missile

Po•sei•don

(poʊˈsaɪd n, pə-)

n.
the ancient Greek god of the sea and of horses: identified by the Romans with Neptune.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Poseidon - (Greek mythology) the god of the sea and earthquakes in ancient mythologyPoseidon - (Greek mythology) the god of the sea and earthquakes in ancient mythology; brother of Zeus and Hades and Hera; identified with Roman Neptune
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
Translations

Poseidon

[pəˈsaɪdən] NPoseidón

Poseidon

nPoseidon m

Poseidon

[pɒˈsaɪdn] nPoseidone m
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Neptune Equester won the race in 2014 and 2015, then Harry The Viking took on the mantle in the same Jim Beaumont silks in 2016.
Unioniste travelled well throughout for Nick Scholfield, and the market leader regained regained the lead from Neptune Equester as the pair bypassed the dolled off second-last before galloping nine lengths clear.
UNIONISTE advertised his Crabbie's Grand National claims as he beat Neptune Equester to win the Ivan Straker Memorial Chase at Kelso.
The admirable teenager and rank outsider Neptune Equester was sent on by Derek Fox heading down the back straight, but Scholfield remained confident in the saddle and the market leader regained the lead as the pair bypassed the dolled off second-last before galloping nine lengths clear.
The Greenlaw trainer again saddles Neptune Equester who romped to victory in the marathon 12 months ago.
His main danger is Neptune Equester who could give Sandy Thomson compensation for Harry The Viking's narrow defeat by Lie Forrit last week.
WETHERBY: 12.15 Neptune Equester, 12.50 Seymour Eric, 1.20 Diamond King, 1.50 Allanard, 2.25 Super Cookie, 3.00 Firth Of The Clyde, 3.30 Cashed That.
WETHERBY: 12.15 Neptune Equester, 12.50 Seymour Eric, 1.20 Diamond King, 1.50 Allerton, 2.25 Autun, 3.00 Firth Of The Clyde, 3.30 Cashed That.
Our qualifiers are Neptune Equester, Monsieur Cadou, Rebeccas Choice and Lively Baron.
That means Hello Bud and Neptune Equester can now take their chance.
S: 80-1 NEPTUNE EQUESTER FORM: 315045 40 TRAINER: B Ellison JOCKEY: F De Giles VERDICT: Started off the season in good form, but recent results have been less inspiring and it seems the handicapper possibly has his measure.
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