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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a large constellation in the equatorial region between Hercules and Scorpius;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Serpentarius \Ser`pen*ta"ri*us\, n.[NL., fr. L. serpens serpent.] (Astron.) A constellation on the equator, lying between Scorpio and Hercules; -- called also Ophiuchus. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ophiuchus \O`phi*u"chus\, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?, lit., holding a serpent; 'o`fis a serpent + ? to hold.] (Astron.) A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere, delineated as a man holding a serpent in his hands; -- called also Serpentarius. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Ophiuchus n 1: a large constellation in the equatorial region between Hercules and Scorpius




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