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Definition of the noun antlia

What does antlia mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: antliae

  1. a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Hydra and Vela
    • lexical domain: Natural Objects - nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)
    • instance of: constellation = a configuration of stars as seen from the earth

Phrases with Antlia

  1. Stegana Antlia
  2. Species Stegana Antlia

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Google previewDiscovering the Essential Universe (2016)

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 ...

Google previewDiscovering the Essential Universe, With Scientific American (2016)

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 ...

Google previewBackyard Guide to the Night Sky (2009)

by Howard Schneider

Antlia is a fairly recently recognized ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1904)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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), ...

Google previewDictionary of Insect Morphology (1999)

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 ...

Google previewSpace Visual Encyclopedia (2016)

by DK

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 : ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Roots and Combining Forms of Scientific Words (2005)

by Tim Williams (Ph. D.)

coming before/earlier antlia, (L. antlia) a pump antrum, (L. antrum Gr. ) cavity/cave antyx, ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

attolli posse credebam: Habetslue haec Antlia ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1868)

Containing ... Lexicon by Robley Dunglison

Hence, Antlia lactea ...

Google previewA 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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Invertebrate Zoology --Paperback (2010)

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.

Google previewThe American Heritage Abbreviations Dictionary (2002)

A Practical Compilation of Today's Acronyms and Abbreviations

Antlia (constellation) ant. antenna; anterior; ...

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Scrabble value of A1N1T1L1I1A1

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