It was slain by Bellerophon on the Pegasus.
This myth was also used in Mission Impossible 2. Chimaera was a deadly virus, and Bellerophon was of course the cure.
Chi*mae"ra (?), n. [NL. See Chimera.] Zool.
A cartilaginous fish of several species, belonging to the order Holocephali. The teeth are few and large. The head is furnished with appendages, and the tail terminates in a point.
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