Glaucus

Covered with a whitish, waxy bloom.

Glaucus

helped Paris abduct Helen and the Trojan ally who meets, but does not fight Diomedes (Iliad); (13) son of Sisyphus who became king of Corinth, dies at the funeral games of Pelias when he loses a chariot race and is eaten by his horses.
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Glaucus

Glau'cus noun [ Latin , sea green.] (Zoology) A genus of nudibranchiate mollusks, found in the warmer latitudes, swimming in the open sea. These mollusks are beautifully colored with blue and silvery white.
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glaucus

<marine biology> A genus of nudibranchiate mollusks, found in the warmer latitudes, swimming in the open sea. These mollusks are beautifully coloured with blue and silvery white. ... Origin: L, sea green. ... (19 Mar 1998) ...
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Glaucus

• (n.) A genus of nudibranchiate mollusks, found in the warmer latitudes, swimming in the open sea. These mollusks are beautifully colored with blue and silvery white.
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Glaucus

(from the article `Glaucus`) Glaucus, grandson of Bellerophon, was a Lycian prince who assisted Priam, king of Troy, in the Trojan War. When he found himself opposed in combat to ...
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Glaucus

(from the article `Glaucus`) Glaucus, the son of the Cretan king Minos and his wife Pasiphae, fell into a jar of honey, when a child, and was smothered. The seer Polyeidus ...
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Glaucus

name of several figures in Greek mythology, the most important of whom were the following:
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glaucus

glaucus A genus of nudibranchiate mollusks, found in the warmer latitudes, swimming in the open sea. These mollusks are beautifully colored with blue and silvery white.
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Glaucus

[gastropod] clade Euthyneura clade Nudipleura clade Nudibranchia clade Dexiarchia clade Cladobranchia clade Aeolidida | superfamilia = Aeolidioidea | familia = Glaucidae | genus= Glaucus (gastropod) | genus_authority =Forster, 1777 | subdivision_ranks = species | subdivision = See text | synonyms = Glaucus is the only genus of small sea slu...
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glaucus

Having a bluish-white coating which disappears when rubbed.
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Glaucus

Glaucus (glô'kus) , in Greek mythology. 1. Sea god who loved Scylla. 2. Trojan hero who, according to Homer, exchanged his golden armor for the bronze armor of Diomed. 3. Son of Sisyphus and father of Bellerophon. He was devoured by his own horses.
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Glaucus

Glaucus is a genus of small nudibranch molluscs, the species of which are found floating at the surface of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. The body bears three pairs of lateral lobes, which are fringed with papillae and is slender and elongated.
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Glaucus

In Greek mythology, Glaucus was a sea-god, the son of Anthedon and Alcyone or else Poseidon and Nais. In Greek mythology, Glaucus was the son of Sisyphus and Merope. He owned a team of mares which he kept high spirited by depriving them of the company of stallions. When he lost the chariot-race at Pelias' funeral games the mares became so angry tha...
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Glaucus

a fisherman who ate a magic herb and turned into an immortal merman. When he preferred the nymph Scylla (who disliked his ugliness) to Circe (who loved him), Circe turned Scylla into a monster.
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Glaucus

Mortal who became sea divinity by eating magic grass.
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