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chthonic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chthonic  \Chthon"ic\,  a.  [Gr.  ?,  ?,  the  earth.] 
  Pertaining  to  the  earth;  earthy;  as  chthonic  religions. 
 
  [The]  chthonic  character  of  the  wife  of  Zeus.  --Max 
  M["u]ller. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chthonic 
  adj  :  of  the  underworld;  "nether  regions"  [syn:  {chthonian},  {lower}, 
  {nether}] 




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