Myrmidon: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (mûr'mi-don", -dn), [key]
— pl. Myr•mi•dons, Myr•mid•o•nes
  1. one of the warlike people of ancient Thessaly who accompanied Achilles to the Trojan War.
  2. (l.c.) a person who executes without question or scruple a master's commands.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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