Share this entry

Proxima Centauri Syllabification: Prox·i·ma Cen·tau·ri
Pronunciation: /ˌpräksəmə ˌsenˈtôrē/ /ˌpräksəmə ˌsenˈtôrˌī/
Astronomy

Definition of Proxima Centauri in English:

Origin

Latin, 'nearest (star) of Centaurus'.

Definition of Proxima Centauri in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day innocuous
Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
adjective
not harmful or offensive