from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A princess and sorceress of Colchis who helped Jason obtain the Golden Fleece, lived as his consort, and killed their children as revenge for his infidelity.

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  • proper noun An enchantress (in Greek mythology) who helped Jason obtain the Golden Fleece

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  • noun (Greek mythology) a princess of Colchis who aided Jason in taking the Golden Fleece from her father


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