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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Greek Mythology A sea god, son of Oceanus and Gaea and father of the Nereids.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (Greek mythology) a sea god son of Pontus and Gaea; lived in the depths of the sea with his wife Doris and their daughters the Nereids


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