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  • n. A mythical monster in early Anglo-Saxon literature; a dragon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A mythical monster of the early Anglo-Saxon literature; a dragon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Anglo-Saxon myth., a mythical monster resembling the dragon of chivalry.


From Old English eorþdraca ("earth dragon"), equivalent of earth +‎ drake. (Wiktionary)


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