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Definitions of moloch:
  • noun:   any lizard of the genus Moloch
  • noun:   god of the Ammonites and Phoenicians to whom parents sacrificed their children
  • noun:   a tyrannical power to be propitiated by human subservience or sacrifice
    Example: "The great Moloch of war"

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