Cerberus

Cerberus (s; Κέρβερος Kerberos ˈkerberos) in Greek and Roman mythology, is a multi-headed (usually three-headed) dog, or `hellhound` with a serpent`s tail, a mane of snakes, and a lion`s claws. He guards the entrance of the underworld to prevent the dead from escaping and the living from entering. Cerberus is featured in many works of...
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Cerberus

the three-headed dog guarding the gate of Hades.
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Cerberus

• (n.) A genus of East Indian serpents, allied to the pythons; the bokadam. • (n.) A monster, in the shape of a three-headed dog, guarding the entrance into the infernal regions, Hence: Any vigilant custodian or guardian, esp. if surly.
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Cerberus

(from the article `Heracles`) ...Erytheia (meaning Red) in the far west; (11) the bringing back of the golden apples kept at the world`s end by the Hesperides; and (12) the ...
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Cerberus

noun (Greek mythology) the three-headed dog guarding the entrance to Hades; son of Typhon
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Cerberus

[constellation] Cerberus is an obsolete constellation created by Hevelius. It was depicted as a three-headed snake that Hercules is holding in his hand. The constellation is no longer in use. This constellation `figure typified the serpent ... infesting the country around Taenarum the Μέτωπον of Greece, the modern Cape Matapan.` The ...
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Cerberus

[Martian albedo feature] Cerberus is a large `dark spot` (an albedo feature) located on Mars and named after the mythical dog Cerberus. The arcuate markings in the upper right are in the Amazonis plains and may be sand drifts. The Elysium volcano, a yellow area north of Cerberus, has several channels radiating from its flanks. The three bri...
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Cerberus

[protein] Cerberus also known as CER1 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the CER1 gene. == Function == Cerberus is an inhibitor in the TGF beta signaling pathway secreted during the gastrulation phase of the embryogenesis. Cerberus (Cer) is a gene that encodes a cytokine (a secreted signaling protein) important for the induction of h...
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Cerberus

[snake] Cerberus (common name dog-faced water snakes) is a small genus of water snakes in the family Colubridae. Member species are common inhabitants of Southeast Asia`s mangrove habitat and mudflats. Its name is that of the dog-like Greek mythological creature Cerberus. ...
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Cerberus

[sonar] Cerberus is a blue egg-shaped ultrasound device to detect submerged divers. It is made by Qinetiq. It can distinguish a diver from a seal or dolphin or porpoise. Its range is about 700 metres = 0.435 miles. It was unveiled at UDT2003. It is semi-intelligent and reportedly can detect an air-filled chest cavity underwater and let its ...
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Cerberus

Cer'be·rus noun [ Latin Cerberus (in sense 1), gr. ....] 1. (Class. Myth.) A monster, in the shape of a three-headed dog, guarding the entrance into the infernal regions, Hence: Any vigilant custodian or guardian, esp. if surly. 2. (Zoology) A genus of East Indian serpents,...
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Cerberus

Cerberus (sûr'burus) , in Greek mythology, many-headed dog with a mane and a tail of snakes; offspring of Typhon and Echidna. He guarded the entrance of Hades. One of the 12 labors of Hercules was to capture him.
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Cerberus

Cerberus was a dog with 3 heads who guarded the underworld and prevented the dead from escaping
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Cerberus

Cerberus was a huge and savage dog with three heads which guarded the entrance to Hades. He was the offspring of Echidne and Typhon.
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Cerberus

In Greek mythology, the three-headed dog that guards the entrance to the underworld.
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Cerberus

In Greek mythology, the three-headed dog which guarded the entrance to Hades, the underworld. Some early representations endow him with 50 or 100 heads, and he is often depicted with a mane and...
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Cerberus

In Greek mythology, the three-headed dog which guarded the entrance to Hades, the underworld. Some early representations endow him with 50 or 100 heads, and he is often depicted with a mane and serpent's tail
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Cerberus

The three-headed dog that guards the entrance to Hades.
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Cerberus

the three-headed dog who guarded Hades.
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Cerberus

Three-headed dog guarding entrance to Hades.
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Cerberus

[n] - (Greek mythology) 3-headed dog guarding the entrance to Hades
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