chthonic

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From Ancient Greek χθών (khthṓn, ground) +‎ -ic.

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chthonic (not comparable)

  1. Dwelling within or under the earth.
    The young pantheon had remanded their elders to the role of smouldering, chthonic gods; to inhabiting dark, deep places, hidden from mortal eyes and influence.

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