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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Monster hatched by a reptile from an egg.

Usage examples (34)
  • This bloud, that cockatrice-like thus thou brood'st,
  • "I knew we shouldn't have let that cockatrice talk!"
  • MR. RICH: Yes, to their wives, ungrateful cockatrice.
  • Not even a cockatrice would care to marry a harpy hen! for more
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