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n. pl. the·om·a·chies
Strife or battle among gods, as in the Homeric poems.

[Greek theomakhiā : theo-, theo- + makhē, battle.]
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n, pl -chies
(Classical Myth & Legend) a battle among the gods or against them
[C16: from Greek theomakhia, from theo- + makhē battle]
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