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Antlia

Line breaks: Ant¦lia
Pronunciation: /ˈantlɪə
 
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Astronomy

Definition of Antlia in English:

1A small and faint southern constellation (the Air Pump), between Hydra and Vela.
1.1 (as genitive Antliae /ˈantlɪʌɪ, -lɪiː/) Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Alpha Antliae

Origin

Latin, from Greek.

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