taotie / a ferocious mythological animal

饕餮     tāotiè     taotie / a ferocious mythological animal

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语法 grammar: 专名 Proper Noun
笔记 notes: The mythological animal was the fifth son of the dragon king and is a zoomorphic mask motif, found on Shang and Zhou ritual bronzes
上概念 parent concept: 商朝 (Shang Dynasty)
话题 topic: 神话 (Mythology)

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