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Equuleus

[ih-kwoo-lee-uh s] /ɪˈkwu li əs/
noun, genitive Equulei
[ih-kwoo-lee-ahy] /ɪˈkwu liˌaɪ/ (Show IPA).
Astronomy
1.
the Little Horse, a small northern constellation between Delphinus and Aquarius.
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Equuleus

/ɛˈkwʊlɪəs/
noun (Latin genitive) Equulei (ɛˈkwʊlɪˌaɪ)
1.
a small faint constellation in the N hemisphere between Pegasus and Aquarius
Word Origin
from Latin: a young horse, from equus horse
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