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Serpent Bearer

noun, Astronomy.
1.
the constellation Ophiuchus.
Origin of Serpent Bearer
1545-1555
1545-55
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  • It is writhing in the hands of Ophiuchus, the old man who is called ‘The serpent-bearer.’

    The Star People Gaylord Johnson

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