Definition of Monoceros in English:

Monoceros

Syllabification: Mo·noc·er·os
Pronunciation: /məˈnäsərəs
 
/
Astronomy
1An inconspicuous constellation (the Unicorn), lying on the celestial equator in the Milky Way between Canis Major and Canis Minor.
1.1 (as genitive Monocerotis /məˌnäsəˈrōtis, ˌmänəsə-/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Alpha Monocerotis

Origin

via Latin from Greek.

Definition of Monoceros in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day neoteny
Pronunciation: nēˈätn-ē
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal