Bokadam \Bo"ka*dam`\, n. (Zo["o]l.) See {Cerberus}. [1913 Webster]

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  • bokadam — bo·ka·dam …   English syllables

  • bokadam — ˈbōkədəm noun ( s) Etymology: probably native name in the East Indies : an East Indian aquatic venomous snake (Hurria, syn Cerberus, rhynchops) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cerberus — Cer be*rus, n. [L. Cerberus (in sense 1), gr. ?.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Class. Myth.) A monster, in the shape of a three headed dog, guarding the entrance into the infernal regions, Hence: Any vigilant custodian or guardian, esp. if surly. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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