original name of the Alaska Highway
the wife of Polybus who received Helen and Menelaus on their way home from Troy. Historical Examples There is a question there of a “lodge today deserted” where Alcandre once came to enjoy solitude. The Spell of the Heart of France Andr Hallays (She points to the door opposite): Alcandre and Lysimon are to discourse! […]
alcaptonuria alcaptonuria al·cap·to·nu·ri·a (āl-kāp’tə-nur’ē-ə, -nyur’-) n. Variant of alkaptonuria.
alcapton alcapton al·cap·ton (āl-kāp’tŏn’, -tən) n. Variant of alkapton.
a son of Pelops and Hippodamia who married Euachme and became king of Megara. (in the Iliad) a Trojan chieftain slain by Idomeneus. Historical Examples The Megarensian maidens presented them to Sphinoe, daughter of Alcathous, who died a virgin. Curiosities of Medical Experience J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen Idomeneus slays Alcathous, over whose body a […]