Share this entry
Alpha Centauri Line breaks: Alpha Cen|tauri
Pronunciation: /ˌalfə sɛnˈtɔːrʌɪ/

Definition of Alpha Centauri in English:

The third-brightest star in the sky, in the constellation Centaurus, visible only to observers in the southern hemisphere. It is the nearest bright star to the solar system (distance 4.34 light years), and is a visual binary. Also called Rigil Kentaurus.
Definition of Alpha Centauri in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources