Typhon

Ty"phon

(?), n. [Gr. , and . See Typhoon.] (Class. Mythol.) 1. According to Hesiod, the son of Typhoeus, and father of the winds, but later identified with him.
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By modern writers, Typhon is identified with the Egyptian Set, who represents physical evil. Encyc. Brit.
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2. A violent whirlwind; a typhoon. [Obs.]
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The circling typhon whirled from point to point.
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