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Pronunciation: /ˈsɪəriːz
  • 1 Roman Mythology The goddess of agriculture. Greek equivalent Demeter.
  • 2 Astronomy The first asteroid to be discovered, found by G. Piazzi of Palermo on 1 January 1801. It is also much the largest (diameter 913 km).

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