|n.||1.||A dangerous whirlpool on the coast of Sicily opposite Scylla on the Italian coast. It is personified as a female monster. See Scylla.|
|Noun||1.||Charybdis - (Greek mythology) a ship-devouring whirlpool lying on the other side of a narrow strait from Scylla|
|CHARYBDIS - A Lisp program to display mathematical expressions. It is
related to MATHLAB.|
[Sammet 1969, p. 522].