follow Dictionary.com

8 Words That Are Older Than You Think

Triangulum Australe

[trahy-ang-gyuh-luh m aw-strey-lee] /traɪˈæŋ gyə ləm ɔˈstreɪ li/
noun, genitive Trianguli Australis
[trahy-ang-gyuh-lahy aw-strey-lis] /traɪˈæŋ gyəˌlaɪ ɔˈstreɪ lɪs/ (Show IPA).
Astronomy
1.
the Southern Triangle, a southern constellation between Pavo and Circinus.
Origin
< Neo-Latin
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for Triangulum Australe

Triangulum Australe

/ɒˈstreɪlɪ/
noun (Latin genitive) Trianguli Australis (ɒˈstreɪlɪs)
1.
a small bright triangular constellation in the S hemisphere, lying between Ara and the Southern Cross, that contains an open star cluster
Word Origin
New Latin: southern triangle
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for Triangulum

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends