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

 chi·mae·ra /kaɪˈmɪrə, kə-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 chi·mae·ra /kaɪˈmɪrə, kə-/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Chi·mæ·ra n.  Zool. A cartilaginous fish of several species, belonging to the order Chimaeriformes of the class Holocephali.  The teeth are few and large. The head is furnished with appendages, and the tail terminates in a point.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: (Greek mythology) fire-breathing she-monster with a lion's
           head and a goat's body and a serpent's tail; daughter of
           Typhon [syn: Chimera]
      2: a grotesque product of the imagination [syn: chimera]
      3: smooth-skinned deep-sea fish with a tapering body and long
         threadlike tail