mira ceti

World English Dictionary
Mira Ceti (ˈmaɪrə ˈsiːtaɪ)
 
n
a binary star one component of which, a red supergiant, is a long-period variable with an average period of 332 days

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: mira
Next Definition: mira variable
Words Near: mira ceti
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for mira ceti
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing mira ceti
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature