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One entry found for myth.
Main Entry: myth
Pronunciation: primarystressmith
Function: noun
1 : a story often describing the adventures of superhuman beings that attempts to describe the origin of a people's customs or beliefs or to explain mysterious events (as the changing of the seasons)
2 : a person or thing that exists only in the imagination <the dragon is a myth>
3 : a popular belief that is false or unsupported

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