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Hero

[n] the principal character in a play or movie or novel or poem
[n] a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
[n] (Greek mythology) priestess of Aphrodite who killed herself when her lover Leander drowned while trying to swim the Hellespont to see her
[n] someone who fights for a cause
[n] (classical mythology) a being of great strength and courage celebrated for bold exploits; often the offspring of a mortal and a god
[n] a man distinguished by exceptional courage and nobility and strength; "RAF pilots were the heroes of the Battle of Britain"
[n] Greek mathematician and inventor who devised a way to determine the area of a triangle and who described various mechanical devices (first century)


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