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mythical

adjective uk   /ˈmɪθ.ɪ.kəl/ ( also mythic,   /ˈmɪθ.ɪ.k/   ) us  
existing only in stories: the mythical island of Atlantis a mythical hero dragons and other mythical creatures imaginary or not real: Start living life here and now instead of waiting for that mythical day when you'll be slim.
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