from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology A young hunter who, having inadvertently observed Artemis while she was bathing, was turned by her into a stag and killed by his own dogs.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The representative genus of the molluscan family Actæonidæ. Originally written Acteon.
- n. Montfort, 1810. Also Tornatella.
- n. A genus of abranchiate gastropodous mollusks, of the family Elysiidæ (which see): a synonym of Elysia.
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