Definition of Acrux in English:

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Acrux

Pronunciation: /ˈāˌkrəks/
The star Alpha Crucis, the brightest star in the Southern Cross (Crux). It is the twelfth brightest star in the sky.

Origin

From A for 'alpha' + crux.

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Syllabification: A·crux

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