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circean


circean


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Circean  \Cir*ce"an\,  a.  [L.  Circaeus.] 
  Having  the  characteristics  of  Circe,  daughter  of  Sol  and 
  Perseis,  a  mythological  enchantress,  who  first  charmed  her 
  victims  and  then  changed  them  to  the  forms  of  beasts; 
  pleasing,  but  noxious;  as  a  Circean  draught.