Definition of Chimera. Meaning of Chimera. Synonyms of Chimera

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Definition of Chimera

Chimera
Chimera Chime"ra, n.; pl. Chimeras. [L. chimaera a chimera (in sense 1), Gr. ? a she-goat, a chimera, fr. ? he-goat; cf. Icel. qymbr a yearling ewe.] 1. (Myth.) A monster represented as vomiting flames, and as having the head of a lion, the body of a goat, and the tail of a dragon. ``Dire chimeras and enchanted isles.' --Milton. 2. A vain, foolish, or incongruous fancy, or creature of the imagination; as, the chimera of an author. --Burke.

Meaning of Chimera from wikipedia

- The Chimera (/kɪˈmɪərə/ or /kaɪˈmɪərə/, also Chimaera (Chimæra); Gr****: Χίμαιρα, Chímaira "she-goat") according to Gr**** mythology, was a monstrous fire-breathing...
- Chimera, chimaera, or chimaira may refer to: Chimera (mythology), a monstrous creature with parts from multiple animals Mount Chimaera, the region in Lycia...
- A genetic chimerism or chimera (/kaɪˈmɪərə/ ky-MEER-ə or /kɪˈmɪərə/ kə-MEER-ə, also chimaera (chimæra)) is a single organism composed of cells with more...
- Chimera, originally found in Gr**** mythology, is a monstrous fire-breathing creature composed of the parts of multiple animals. The term, and often the...
- Ging. The two then immediately get involved in stopping the man-eating Chimera Ants from taking over mankind. Kurapika, Leorio and the other Zodiacs,...
- Chimera Strain (initially known as Chimera) is a 2018 science fiction drama/thriller film written and directed by Maurice Haeems, and produced by Jay Sitaram...
- A chimera virus is defined by the Center for Veterinary Biologics (part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service)...
- Chimera is the third full length album by the Norwegian black metal band Mayhem. It is the fourth and last main Mayhem release with the vocalist Sven...
- A sheep–goat chimera (sometimes called a geep in po****r media) is a chimera produced by combining the embryos of a goat and a sheep; the resulting animal...
- UCSF Chimera (or simply Chimera) is an extensible program for interactive visualization and analysis of molecular structures and related data, including...
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