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Alcon

[ al-kon ]
/ ˈæl kɒn /
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noun Classical Mythology.

a noted archer who helped Hercules abduct the cattle of Geryon.
a Trojan warrior who wounded Odysseus while trying to seize the body of Achilles and who was later killed by Odysseus.

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