There are 2 definitions of Mensa in English:

Mensa1

Syllabification: Men·sa
Pronunciation: /ˈmensə
 
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Astronomy
  • 1A small, faint southern constellation (the Table or Table Mountain), lying between Dorado and the south celestial pole. It contains part of the Large Magellanic Cloud.
  • 1.1 (as genitive Mensae /ˈmensē/) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Alpha Mensae

Origin

Latin.

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There are 2 definitions of Mensa in English:

Mensa2

Syllabification: Men·sa
Pronunciation: /ˈmensə
 
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  • An international organization founded in England in 1945 whose members must achieve very high scores in IQ tests to be admitted.

Origin

Latin, 'table', with allusion to a round table at which all members have equal status.

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