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gryphon

[grif-uh n] /ˈgrɪf ən/
noun, Classical Mythology
1.
griffin1 .
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British Dictionary definitions for gryphon

griffin1

/ˈɡrɪfɪn/
noun
1.
a winged monster with an eagle-like head and the body of a lion
Word Origin
C14: from Old French grifon, from Latin grӯphus, from Greek grups, from grupos hooked

gryphon

/ˈɡrɪfən/
noun
1.
a variant of griffin1
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Word Origin and History for gryphon
n.

alternative spelling of griffin.

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