Share this entry
Canis Minor Line breaks: Canis Minor
Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪnə/

Definition of Canis Minor in English:

1A small constellation (the Little Dog), said to represent one of the dogs following Orion. It is close to the celestial equator and contains the bright star Procyon.
1.1 (as genitive Canis Minoris mɪˈnɔːrɪs) Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Beta Canis Minoris



Definition of Canis Minor in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources