Definition of Apus in English:

Apus

Syllabification: A·pus
Pronunciation: /ˈāpəs
 
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Astronomy
  • 1A faint southern constellation, the Bird of Paradise, close to the south celestial pole.
  • 1.1 (as genitive Apodis /ˈapədis/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate stars: the star Beta Apodis

Origin

Latin, denoting a kind of bird, from Greek apous.

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