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Polyphemus

[ pol-uh-fee-muhs ]
/ ˌpɒl əˈfi məs /
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noun Classical Mythology.

a Cyclops who was blinded by Odysseus.

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Polyphemus
/ (ˌpɒlɪˈfiːməs) /

noun

Greek myth a cyclops who imprisoned Odysseus and his companions in his cave. To effect his escape, Odysseus blinded him
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