Pronunciation: (al'kon), [key]
—n. Class. Myth.
1. a noted archer who helped Hercules abduct the cattle of Geryon.
2. a Trojan warrior who wounded Odysseus while trying to seize the body of Achilles and who was later killed by Odysseus.
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