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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wiv·er Wiv·ern n.
 1. Her. A fabulous two-legged, winged creature, like a cockatrice, but having the head of a dragon, and without spurs.  [Written also wyvern.]
    The jargon of heraldry, its griffins, its mold warps, its wiverns, and its dragons.   --Sir W. Scott.
 2. Zool. The weever.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a fire-breathing dragon used in medieval heraldry; had the
          head of a dragon and the tail of a snake and a body with
          wings and two legs [syn: wyvern]