a brave and noble character in an epic poem, admired for great achievements or affected by grand events:
Beowulf, an epic hero with extraordinary strength.
a main character in an epic whose legendary or heroic actions are central to his/her culture, race, or nation
[ep-i-klawr-uh-hahy-drin, -klohr-] /ˌɛp ɪˌklɔr əˈhaɪ drɪn, -ˌkloʊr-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a highly volatile liquid with a chloroformlike odor, C 3 H 5 ClO: used as a solvent for resins and in the production of epoxy and phenoxy resins.
[ep-uh-sist] /ˈɛp ə sɪst/ noun 1. a writer of poetry.
/ˌɛpɪˈkliːsɪs/ noun (pl) -ses (-siːz) 1. (Christianity) the invocation of the Holy Spirit to consecrate the bread and wine of the Eucharist
noun 1. See under (def 5). [muh-shee-nuh-ree] /məˈʃi nə ri/ noun, plural machineries. 1. an assemblage of or mechanical apparatuses: the machinery of a factory. 2. the parts of a , collectively: the machinery of a watch. 3. a group of people or a system by which action is maintained or by which some result […]