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griffin

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈɡrɪf.ɪn/ (also gryphon )
an imaginary creature with the head and wings of an eagle and the body of a lion
Translations of “griffin”
in Chinese (Traditional) (神話中的)獅身鷹首翼獸…
in Chinese (Simplified) (神话中的)狮身鹰首翼兽…
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