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herculean

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishherculeanher‧cu‧le‧an /ˌhɜːkjʊˈliːən◂, hɜːˈkjuːliən $ -ɜːr-/ adjective  BIGneeding great strength or determination a herculean task
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herculeanTo attempt such a thing would be herculean and quixotic.This herculean task falls to the street environment services division of the Department of Public Works here.This would appear to be a herculean task for the relatively efficient and an impossible one for everyone else.The area will face a herculean task if it is to find a new occupier for that factory.
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