Definition of Coma Berenices in English:

Coma Berenices

Syllabification: Co·ma Ber·e·ni·ces
Pronunciation: /ˈkōmə ˌberəˈnīsēz
  • 1An inconspicuous northern constellation (Berenice’s Hair), said to represent the tresses of Queen Berenice. It contains a large number of galaxies.
  • 1.1 (as genitive Comae Berenices /ˈkōmē/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Beta Comae Berenices



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