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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A mask carved in imitation of a Gorgon's head.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A mask carved in imitation of a Gorgon's head.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A mask of the Gorgon; the head of Medusa; in classical mythology, such a mask or head as an attribute of Pallas, who bore it on her breast in the midst of her ægis, and also on her shield. See cut under ægis.

Etymologies

Latin, from Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)

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