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Definitions of laocoon
(Greek mythology) the priest of Apollo who warned the Trojans to beware of Greeks bearing gifts when they wanted to accept the Trojan Horse; a god who favored the Greeks (Poseidon or Athena) sent snakes who coiled around Laocoon and his two twin sons killing them Wordnet Dictionary DB
A priest of Apollo, during the Trojan war. (See 2.) Webster Dictionary DB
A marble group in the Vatican at Rome, representing the priest Laocoon, with his sons, infolded in the coils of two serpents, as described by Virgil. Webster Dictionary DB
The famous group in the Vatican of Laocoon with his children enfolded in the coils of two serpents. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
A group of sculpture, one of the most beautiful of ancient classic remains, representing the tragical fate of Laocoon and his two sons. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
A marble group in the Vatican at Rome, representing the priest Laoco dictgcide_fs
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