Androsphinx
Androsphinx \An"dro*sphinx\ ([a^]n"dr[-o]*sf[i^][ng]ks), n. [Gr. 'anh`r, 'andro`s, man + sfi`gx sphinx.] (Egypt. Art.) A man sphinx; a sphinx having the head of a man and the body of a lion. [1913 Webster]

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