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Rigil Kentaurus

Syllabification: Ri·gil Ken·tau·rus
Pronunciation: /ˌrījəl kenˈtôrəs
 
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(also Rigil Kent) Astronomy

Definition of Rigil Kentaurus in English:

Origin

Arabic, literally 'the foot of the Centaur'.

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