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Marsyas

[mahr-see-uh s] /ˈmɑr si əs/
noun, Classical Mythology.
1.
a satyr who lost in a flute-playing competition with Apollo and was flayed alive as a penalty.
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MARshall SYstem for Aerospace Simulation.
A software system for digital simulation of large physical systems.
["MARSYAS - A Software System for the Digital Simulation of Physical Systems", H. Trauboth et al, Proc SJCC, 36 (1970)].
(1994-12-02)

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