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gigantomachy or gigantomachia (ˌdʒaɪɡænˈtɒməkɪ, dʒaɪˌɡæntəʊˈmeɪkɪə)
n , pl -chies, -chias
1.  Greek myth See giant the war fought between the gods of Olympus and the rebelling giants
2.  any battle fought between or as if between giants
[C17: from Greek gigantomakhia, from gigas giant + makhē battle]
gigantomachia or gigantomachia
[C17: from Greek gigantomakhia, from gigas giant + makhē battle]

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