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A part man, part animal being that could eat its way through anything. It was accompanied by the Manducus and featured in ancient Roman comedies. The name Dossenus comes means ‘Ever Chomping’. When it featured in Roman plays, the Dossenus together with Manducus would eat its way through everything on set.
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