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Molech

[moh-lek] /ˈmoʊ lɛk/
noun
1.
Moloch (defs 1, 2).
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British Dictionary definitions for Molech

Molech

/ˈməʊlɛk/
noun
1.
(Old Testament) a variant of Moloch

Moloch

/ˈməʊlɒk/
noun
1.
(Old Testament) a Semitic deity to whom parents sacrificed their children
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