noun, genitive Volantis [voh-lan-tis] . Astronomy.
the Flying Fish, a southern constellation between Carina and Hydrus.

< Latin, present participle of volāre to fly

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Volans (ˈvəʊlænz)
n , Latin genitive Volantis
a small constellation in the S hemisphere lying between Carina and Hydrus
[C19: from Latin, literally: flying, from volāre to fly]

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