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2 definitions found
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Cygnus \Cyg"nus\ (s?g"n?s), n. [L., a swan.] (Astron.)
A constellation of the northern hemisphere east of, or
following, Lyra; the Swan.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a constellation in the northern hemisphere between Pegasus
and Draco in the Milky Way; contains a black hole
2: a genus of Anatidae [syn: Cygnus, genus Cygnus]
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