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Definition of the noun Antlia
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noun - plural: antliae
- a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Hydra and Vela
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by CTI Reviews
Antlia is a constellation in the southern sky. Its name means 'pump' and it specifically represents an air pump. The stars comprising Antlia are faint, and the constellation was not created until the 18th century. Berenice Coma Berenices Coma ...
by CTI Reviews
Antlia is a constellation in the southern sky. Its name means 'pump' and it specifically represents an air pump. The stars comprising Antlia are faint, and the constellation was not created until the 18th century. Astronomy is a natural science that ...
by Howard Schneider
Antlia is a fairly recently recognized ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
antlia, (snt'li-li), n.; pl. antlia:(-e). [L., a. machine to draw up water, a pump, < Gr. avrh'a, the hold of a ship, bilge-water, ( dvrlog, the hold of a ship, bilge- water, abucket, < z'zvri, up, + “rhino, hold, lift, = L.*tla- in pp. tlutus, lotus, associated ...
The Century dictionary (1906)
— Antlia Pneumatica, in astron., the Air-pump, a constellation in the southern hemisphere, situated between Hydra and Argo Navis. Antliata (ant-li-a' ta), ...
by L. Zombori, Henrik Steinmann
spiral tongue antlia spermatica -* spermatic antlia antliar muscle, muscubts anttiae: the short oblique muscle bundles in the spiral tongue of Lepidoptera which coil the tongue antrum, pi. -ra: the strongly sclerotized final section of the bursal ...
Space Visual Encyclopedia (2016)
ANTLIA The Air Pump Created in the 1750s by the French astronomer Nicolas Louis de Lacaille, this faint constellation contains several double stars, which you can see with binoculars or through a small telescope. DATA FILE SIZE RANKING : ...
by Tim Williams (Ph. D.)
coming before/earlier antlia, (L. antlia) a pump antrum, (L. antrum Gr. ) cavity/cave antyx, ...
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)
attolli posse credebam: Habetslue haec Antlia ...
Containing ... Lexicon by Robley Dunglison
Hence, Antlia lactea ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
(Latin, antlia = a pump + Greek, antlia = bilge water from hold of a ship. PL, Antliatae.) Insects with sucking mouthparts. Term originally applied to Lepidoptera and Diptera; subsequently more specifically to Diptera. ANTLION Noun. (English ...
by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
antlia, pump] (ARTHRO: Insecta) The spiral, tubular proboscis. antrorse a. [L. antero, anterior; versus, turned] Directed or leaning upward or forward. see detrorse, retrorse. antrum n. [L. antrum, hollow] 1. A hollow space or cavity. 2. A sinus.
A Practical Compilation of Today's Acronyms and Abbreviations
Antlia (constellation) ant. antenna; anterior; ...
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- Antlia Meaning
Video shows what Antlia means. A faint winter constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a pump. The common English name is "Air pump".. Antlia ...
- Antlia Meaning
Video shows what antlia means. The spiral tubular proboscis of lepidopterous insects.. Antlia Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to ...
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