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Pillars of Hercules


      pl n   the two promontories at the E end of the Strait of Gibraltar: the Rock of Gibraltar on the European side and the Jebel Musa on the African side; according to legend, formed by Hercules  
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pillar, pills, pilular, pillager

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Pillar sculptured with beast images
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