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Piscis Austrinus

Line breaks: Pi¦scis Aus|tri¦nus
Pronunciation: /ˌpʌɪsɪs ɒˈstrʌɪnəs
 
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(also Piscis Australis /ɒˈstreɪlɪs/) Astronomy

Definition of Piscis Austrinus in English:

A southern constellation (the Southern Fish), south of Aquarius and Capricornus. It contains the bright star Fomalhaut.

Origin

Latin.

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