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Lepus Syllabification: Lep·us
Pronunciation: /ˈlepəs/ /ˈlēpəs/

Definition of Lepus in English:

1A small constellation (the Hare) at the foot of Orion, said to represent the hare pursued by him.
1.1 (as genitive Leporisˈlepəris) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star R Leporis



Words that rhyme with Lepus

trespass • Priapus
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