[lep-uhs, lee-puhs]
noun, genitive Leporis [lep-er-is] . Astronomy.
the Hare, a small southern constellation south of Orion.

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Lepus (ˈlɛpəs, ˈliː-)
n , Latin genitive Leporis
a small constellation in the S hemisphere lying between Orion and Columba
[New Latin, from Latin: hare]

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