Definition of Microscopium in English:

Microscopium

Syllabification: Mi·cro·sco·pi·um
Pronunciation: /ˌmīkrəˈskōpēəm
 
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Astronomy
1A small and inconspicuous southern constellation (the Microscope), between Piscis Austrinus and Sagittarius.
1.1 (as genitive Microscopii /ˌmīkrəˈskōpē-ē, -pēˌī/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Gamma Microscopii

Origin

modern Latin.

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