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Meaning of EIDOLON

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ei*do"lon\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? image. See {Idol}.]
An image or representation; a form; a phantom; an apparition.
--Sir W. Scott.

 
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