Definition of Vulpecula in English:


Syllabification: Vul·pec·u·la
Pronunciation: /ˌvəlˈpekyələ
  • 1An inconspicuous northern constellation (the Fox), lying in the Milky Way between Cygnus and Aquila.
  • 1.1 (as genitive Vulpeculae /ˌvəlˈpekyəlē/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Alpha Vulpeculae


Latin, diminutive of vulpes 'fox'.

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