Definition of Stheno
1. Noun. (Greek mythology) one of the three Gorgons.
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Literary usage of Stheno
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1. Encyclopaedia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature by Francis Lieber, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford (1832)
"... colloquial powers, and his genius for portrait paint ing was of the highest order. STHE.MC DISEASES. (See Brown, John.) Stheno ; one of the Gorgone, ..."
2. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1905)
"They belong to three closely related types :— (1) Ethiopian species of the borneensis-stheno-rouxi type,— Far south in Africa, in Bechuanaland and ..."