[ suh-lee-noh ]
/ səˈli noʊ /
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Classical Mythology. a Pleiad.
Astronomy. one of the six visible stars of the Pleiades.
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Sir Home offered me the command of the Celaeno, a fine frigate, the captain of which had died suddenly.Hair-Breadth Escapes|H.C. Adams
British Dictionary definitions for Celaeno
/ (sɛˈliːnəʊ) /
Greek myth one of the Pleiades
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