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griffinnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡrɪf.ɪn/ (also gryphon )
an ​imaginarycreature with the ​head and ​wings of an eagle and the ​body of a ​lion
(Definition of griffin from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “griffin”
in Chinese (Simplified) (神话中的)狮身鹰首翼兽…
in Chinese (Traditional) (神話中的)獅身鷹首翼獸…
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