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- In Gr**** mythology, Achilles (/əˈkɪliːz/ ə-KIL-eez) or Achilleus (Ancient Gr****: Ἀχιλλεύς, [a.kʰilˈleu̯s]) was a hero of the Trojan War, the greatest of...
- The Achilles tendon or heel cord, also known as the calcaneal tendon, is a tendon at the back of the lower leg, and is the thickest in the human body....
- The relationship between Achilles and Patroclus is a key element of the stories ****ociated with the Trojan War. Its exact nature has been a subject of...
- An Achilles heel is a weakness in spite of overall strength, which can lead to downfall. While the mythological origin refers to a physical vulnerability...
- The Song of Achilles is a 2011 novel by American writer Madeline Miller. Set during the Gr**** Heroic Age, it is an adaptation of Homer's Iliad as told...
- Achilles tendinitis, also known as achilles tendinopathy, occurs when the Achilles tendon, found at the back of the ankle, becomes sore. Achilles tendinopathy...
- re****ation of some of them. Three of the strongest and most famous—that of Achilles and the tortoise, the Dichotomy argument, and that of an arrow in flight—are...
- events during the w****s of a quarrel between King Agamemnon and the warrior Achilles. Although the story covers only a few w****s in the final year of the war...
- Paris' insult. After the deaths of many heroes, including the Achaeans Achilles and Ajax, and the Trojans Hector and Paris, the city fell to the ruse of...
- Achilles Heel may refer to: Achilles' heel, a metaphor for a fatal weakness in spite of overall strength Achilles Heel (album), music by Pedro the Lion...
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