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Hercules         

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1]  
, Heracles, Herakles  
      n  
1      (Also called)    Alcides     (Classical myth)   a hero noted for his great strength, courage, and for the performance of twelve immense labours  
2    a man of outstanding strength or size  
  Herculean, Heraclean, Heraklean      adj  
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Hercules          [2]  
      n   Latin genitive   , Herculeis  
1    a large constellation in the N hemisphere lying between Lyra and Corona Borealis  
2    a conspicuous crater in the NW quadrant of the moon, about 70 kilometres in diameter  

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