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A creature from Greek mythology. Its name means ‘the Many Limbed’. It is one of the three Giants known as Centimanes. The three Giants were born from Gaia and Ouranos who each had one-hundred arms and fifty heads. The other brothers were Kottos ‘the Striker’ and Briareus ‘the Strong’.
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