Definition of Pollux in English:


Syllabification: Pol·lux
Pronunciation: /ˈpäləks
  • 2 Astronomy The brightest star in the constellation Gemini, close to Castor.


Latin, from Greek Poludeukēs; compare with Polydeuces.

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