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Celaeno

[ suh-lee-noh ]
/ səˈli noʊ /
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noun

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.

British Dictionary definitions for Celaeno

Celaeno
/ (sɛˈliːnəʊ) /

noun

Greek myth one of the Pleiades
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