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androsphinx

[ an-druh-sfingks ]
/ 藞忙n dr蓹藢sf瑟艐ks /
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noun, plural an路dro路sphinx路es, an路dro路sphin路ges [an-druh-sfin-jeez]. /藞忙n dr蓹藢sf瑟n d蕭iz/.
a sphinx with the head of a man.
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Origin of androsphinx

From Greek, dating back to 1600鈥10; see origin at andro-, sphinx
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British Dictionary definitions for androsphinx

androsphinx
/ (藞忙ndr蓹藢sf瑟艐ks) /

noun plural -sphinxes or -sphinges (-藢sf瑟nd蕭i藧z)
a sphinx having the head of a man
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