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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Mythology
demigoddem‧i‧god /ˈdemiɡɒd $ -ɡɑːd/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 IMPORTANTsomeone who is so important and powerful that they are treated like a god2 RMa man in ancient stories, who is half god and half human 🔊 demigods such as Hercules
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demigodPutting deities and demigods aside, investors must also worry about interest-rate risk.Boffins aren't demigods anymore, they're acid rock.
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