a Greek, posing as a deserter, who persuaded the Trojans to take the Trojan Horse into their city. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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name of the Greek who induced the Trojans to take the wooden horse into the city; hence "a deceiver by false tales."

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