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Overview of noun moloch

The noun moloch has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Moloch

(a tyrannical power to be propitiated by human subservience or sacrifice; "the great Moloch of war"; "duty has become the Moloch of modern life"- Norman Douglas)

2. Moloch, Molech

(god of the Canaanites and Phoenicians to whom parents sacrificed their children)

3. moloch

(any lizard of the genus Moloch)

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