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[hi-pol-i-tuh] /hɪˈpɒl ɪˌtə/

noun, Classical Mythology.
a queen of the Amazons, variously said to have been killed by Hercules or to have been conquered and married by Theseus.
(Greek myth) a queen of the Amazons, slain by Hercules in battle for her belt, which he obtained as his ninth labour


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