Definition of Chamaeleon in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /kəˈmiːlɪən/
1A small and faint southern constellation (the Chameleon), close to the south celestial pole.
1.1 (as genitive Chamaeleontis kəˌmiːlɪˈɒntɪs) Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation: the star Delta Chamaeleontis


From Greek.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: Cha|mae|leon

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.