from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Mythology The Egyptian god of music and revelry and the guardian deity of women in labor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Rom. metrology, two thirds of a unit or eight twelfths of an as; especially, eight cyathi or two thirds of a sextarius; also, the name of a small copper coin. Also bessis.
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