Definition of Puppis in English:

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Puppis

Pronunciation: /ˈpəpis/
Astronomy
1A southern constellation (the Poop or Stern), lying partly in the Milky Way south of Canis Major and originally part of Argo.
1.1 (as genitive Puppis) Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Zeta Puppis

Origin

Latin.

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Syllabification: Pup·pis

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