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Ixion

[ik-sahy-uh n, ik-see-on] /ɪkˈsaɪ ən, ˈɪk siˌɒn/
noun, Classical Mythology
1.
a king who was punished by Zeus for his love for Hera by being bound on an eternally revolving wheel in Tartarus.
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Ixion

/ɪkˈsaɪən/
noun
1.
(Greek myth) a Thessalian king punished by Zeus for his love of Hera by being bound to a perpetually revolving wheel
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Ixionian (ˌɪksɪˈəʊnɪən) adjective
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