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Glaucus

(glô`kəs), in Greek mythology. 1 Sea god who loved ScyllaScylla
, in Greek mythology. 1 Sea monster. According to one legend Circe, jealous of the sea god Glaucus' love for Scylla, changed her from a beautiful nymph into a horrible doglike creature with six heads and twelve feet; according to another, Amphitrite, jealous of
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. 2 Trojan hero who, according to Homer, exchanged his golden armor for the bronze armor of Diomedes. 3 Son of SisyphusSisyphus
, in Greek mythology, son of Aeolus and founder and king of Corinth. Renowned for his cunning, he was said to have outwitted even Death. For his disrespect to Zeus, he was condemned to eternal punishment in Tartarus.
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 and father of BellerophonBellerophon
, in Greek mythology, son of Glaucus (3;) originally called Hipponoüs. He changed his name after he murdered a countryman and was forced to flee to exile.
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. He was devoured by his own horses.

Glaucus

handsome, wealthy young Greek pursued by various ladies. [Br. Lit.: The Last Days of Pompeii, Magill I, 490–492]

Glaucus

loses love, Scylla, when she is made monster. [Rom. Lit.: Metamorphoses]
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According to inside sources, Glaucus laid out its attack to short sell Fullshare as early as February 2017 when Fullshare was put on the list of 'Designated Securities Eligible for Short Selling'.
Rudman WB (1998) Sea Slug Forum: Glaucus atlanticus Forster, 1777.
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Therefore, we analyze the displacement of the most used pesticides in Rubus Glaucus crop, in order to obtain the behavior of the compounds through a liquid chromatography column.
2004) en la planicie costera de Oaxaca; Oxybelis fulgidus, Agkistrodon bilineatus (Garcia-Grajales & Buenrostro-Silva 2011) y Sphaerodactylus glaucus (Garcia-Grajales et al.
For one who gave birth to a son and gave no pain, Glaucus bought this stelefor his daughter, Glauca, still living, with his own money is not an unusual epitaph to be found in this museums wing of graves.
His opera Scylla et Glaucus aside, there is no manuscript tradition, presumably because Leclair's autograph manuscripts were consumed during the process by which his wife engraved his works; the manuscripts that do exist prove to have been copied from the printed editions.
giganteus was in the resprouting phase, what increased incidence of sunlight on the water, benefiting some species such as Echinodorus glaucus, Cephalanthus glabratus and Cyperus odoratus that occurred together with Ludwigia nervosa.
Brassica oleracea (Brassicaceae) is a perennial plant up to 2 meters high, with broad, glaucus leaves of up to 40 cm in rosette at the apex of a thick rounded stem.
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