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Grus

Pronunciation: /ɡrəs/ Pronunciation: /ɡro͞os/
Astronomy
1A small southern constellation (the Crane), south of Piscis Austrinus.
1.1 (as genitive Gruisˈɡro͞ois) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Delta Gruis

Origin

Latin.

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Syllabification: Grus

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