Vulcan definition by Webster's New World
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Rom. Myth. the god of fire and of metalworking: later identified with the Greek Hephaestus
Origin: Classical Latin Vulcanus, Volcanus
Vulcan definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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noun Roman Mythology
The god of fire and metalworking.
Origin: Latin Volcānus, Vulcānus.