Definition of Cetus in English:

Cetus

Syllabification: Ce·tus
Pronunciation: /ˈsētəs
 
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Astronomy
  • 1A large northern constellation (the Whale), said to represent the sea monster that threatened Andromeda. It contains the variable star Mira.
  • 1.1 (as genitive Ceti /ˈsētē/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Tau Ceti

Origin

Latin.

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