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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Chi’ron [Ki’ron].
 
The centaur who taught Achilles music, medicine, and hunting. Jupiter placed him in heaven among the stars, where he is called Sagitta’rius (the Archer).   1
   Chi’ron, according to Dantë, has watch over the lake of boiling blood, in the seventh circle of hell.   2
 


 Chip of the Old Block (A).Chirping Cup or Glass. 

 
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