pup-pises

Puppis

[puhp-is]
noun, genitive Puppis. Astronomy.
the Stern, a southern constellation: one of the subordinate constellations into which Argo is divided.

Origin:
< Latin: stern of a ship, poop

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Puppis (ˈpʌpɪs)
 
n , Latin genitive Puppis
a constellation in the S hemisphere lying between Vela and Canis Major, a section of which is crossed by the Milky Way
 
[Latin: the ship, the poop of a ship]

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