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Apophis

[uh-poh-fis] /əˈpoʊ fɪs/
noun, Egyptian Mythology
1.
a demon serpent of darkness whom Ra, as sun god, destroys every morning at dawn.
Also, Apepi.
Origin
< Greek Ápophis < Egyptian; see Apepi
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