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Corona Australis

[kuh-roh-nuh aw-strey-lis] /kəˈroʊ nə ɔˈstreɪ lɪs/
noun, genitive Coronae Australis
[kuh-roh-nee aw-strey-lis] /kəˈroʊ ni ɔˈstreɪ lɪs/ (Show IPA).
Astronomy
1.
the Southern Crown, a southern constellation touching the southern part of Sagittarius.
Origin
< Latin: literally, southern crown
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British Dictionary definitions for Corona Australis

Corona Australis

/ɒˈstreɪlɪs/
noun (Latin genitive) Coronae Australis (kəˈrəʊniː)
1.
a small faint constellation in the S hemisphere between Ara and Pavo
Word Origin
literally: Southern crown
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