Definition of Enceladus in English:

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Enceladus

Pronunciation: /ənˈselədəs/
Astronomy
A satellite of Saturn, the eighth closest to the planet, discovered by W. Herschel in 1789. Probably composed mainly of ice, it has a diameter of 311 miles (500 km).

Origin

Named after a Greek mythological giant killed by Athene.

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Syllabification: En·cel·a·dus

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