Definition of Centaurus in English:

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Centaurus

Pronunciation: /sɛnˈtɔːrəs/
Astronomy
1A large southern constellation (the Centaur). It lies in the Milky Way and contains the stars Alpha and Proxima Centauri.
1.1 (as genitive Centauri sɛnˈtɔːri) Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Lambda Centauri

Origin

Latin.

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