Complete Definition of "Circinus"

see|circinus
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Etymology
Named by the French astronomer w:Nicolas Louis de Lacaille|Nicolas Louis de Lacaille in 1763. From L. term|circinus||a pair of compasses|lang=la

Proper noun
en-proper noun

  1. constellation A small constellation of the southern winter sky, said to resemble a compass. It lies between the constellations of Centaurus and Triangulum Australe.

Translations

French: Compas m
German: Zirkel m
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Russian: ЦиÑкÑлÑ
Spanish: Circinus

el:Circinus
gl:Circinus

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