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 Lyc’idas.Lycopo’dium. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lycis’ca (half-wolf, half-dog).
 
One of the dogs of Actæon. In Latin it is a common term for a shepherd’s dog, and is so used by Virgil (Eclogue iii. 18). (See DOG.)   1
 


 Lyc’idas.Lycopo’dium. 

 
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