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collide
used in The Iliad by Homer - (translated by: Pope)

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Definition
crash together with violent impact; or come into conflict
  • 269 "Perhaps the boldest excursion of Homer into this region of poetical fancy is the collision into which, in the twenty-first of the Iliad, he has brought the river god Scamander, first with Achilles, and afterwards with Vulcan, when summoned by Juno to the hero's aid.
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