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Corvus

[kawr-vuh s] /ˈkɔr vəs/
noun, genitive Corvi
[kawr-vahy] /ˈkɔr vaɪ/ (Show IPA).
Astronomy.
1.
the Crow, a southern constellation between Virgo and Hydra.
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Corvus

/ˈkɔːvəs/
noun (Latin genitive) Corvi (ˈkɔːvaɪ)
1.
a small quadrilateral-shaped constellation in the S hemisphere, lying between Virgo and Hydra
Word Origin
Latin: raven
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