Definition of Acrux in English:

Acrux

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Pronunciation: /ˈeɪkrʌks
 
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Astronomy
The star Alpha Crucis, which is the brightest star in the southern constellation Crux and the twelfth brightest in the sky.

Origin

from A for alpha + crux.

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