Definition of 'basilisk'
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When we'd walked on he'd said: `You must have heard of the basilisk. SKORPION'S DEATH (2003)`Abasio," the other rumbled, giving him a basilisk stare, cold as the walkers ' glance but more personal. A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2003)
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Used Rarely. basilisk is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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