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Southern Triangle

Definition of the noun southern triangle

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  1. a small bright constellation in the polar region of the southern hemisphere near Circinus and Apus

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica Almanac 2010 (2010)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

Southern Triangle Toucan Flying Fish Giraffe ...

Google previewA Compendium of Astronomy, comprising a complete treatise and an astronomical dictionary, etc (1830)


TRIANGULUM AUSTRALE, the southern triangle, 9. small modern constellation of the southern hemisphere on the ...

Google previewThe British Encyclopedia (1809)

Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson

nl constellations, situated in the northern hemispheres There is also a southern triangle, in the other hemisphere. According to the British catalogue, there are sixteen stars in the northern; and ...

Google previewIconographic Encyclopedia of Science, Literature, and Art

by S.F. Baird

Triangulum, (Southern Triangle) Sildliches Dreieck. Pavo, (Peacock,) Pfaa. Indus, ' (Indian,) Ind-tenet". G-rus, ( Crane,) Kram'ch. Mons analus, (Mount Meenalus,) Berg M'c'tnctius. Cor Carolinum ...

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

the Southern Triangle Ara, the Altar Telescopium Corona Australis, the Southern Crown * Pavo, the Peacock * Indus, the Indian Microscopium * Octans Hadleianus Grus, the Crane Toucan, the American Goose Kscis Australis, the Southern ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

- - - - - - 19 * Triangulum Australe, the Southern Triangle .

Google previewDictionary of Astronomy and Astronautics (1959)

by Armand Spitz, Frank Gaynor

Triangulum Australe [the Southern Triangle] A southern constellation. troilite ferrous sulphide occuring in meteorites. Trojan family of comets see COMET. Trojan group of asteroids see ASTEROIDS. tropic velocity The greater Hood or ebb ...

Google previewA Mathematical and Philosophical Dictionary: Containing an Explanation of the Terms, and an Account of the Several Subjects, Comprized Under the Heads Mathematics, Astronomy, and Philosophy Both Natural and Experimental (1795)

by Charles Hutton

There is also the Southern Triangle in the southern hemisphere, which is a modern constellation.

Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Abbreviations and Acronyms (1997)

by Rodney Dale, Steve Puttick

Triangulum Australe (Southern Triangle) Tucana (Toucan) Ursa Major (Gra» Bwr) Ursa ...

Google previewCollier's New Encyclopedia (1921)

A Loose-leaf and Self-revising Reference Work ... with 515 Illustrations and Ninety-six Maps

Southern Triangle; a S. constellation of small size, but having the three stars whic hdefine it so prominent that they are sometimes called the triangle stars. The constellation is between Pavo and Centaurus. TRIANGULUM MINUS, in ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

TrA Triangulum Australe (Southern Triangle) Tri Triangulum (Triangle) ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Astronomy (1985)

by Valerie Illingworth

Triangulum Australe (Southern Triangle). A small constellation in the southern hemisphere near Crux, lying partly in the Milky Way. The brightest stars are the 2nd-magnitude orange giant Alpha Trianguli Australis and 3rd-magnitude Beta and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science (1873)

Comprising Astronomy, Chemistry, Dynamics, Electricity, Heat, Hydrodynamics, Hydrostatics, Light, Magnetism, Mechanics, Meteorology, Pneumatics, Sound, and Statics; Preceded by an Essay on the History of the Physical Sciences by George Farrer Rodwell

(Abbreviated from Triangulum Australe, the Southern Triangle.) One of Ptolemy's southern constellations. It contains several conspicuous stars, and is an altogether finer constellation than the northern triangle. Triatomie Alcohols. See Alcohols ...


Thus twelve new constellations were added in tile 16th century — the Indians, Crane, Posnix, Fly, Southern Triangle, Bird of Paradise, Peacock, American Goose, Hydrus or Water-Snake, Sword-Fish, Flying-Fish, Chameleon. Halley, in 1675 ...

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Small photo of Constellation of Peacock (Pavo) in the left and Southern Triangle (Triangulum Australe) in the right More...

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