dragon's tail


noun Astronomy.

(formerly) the descending node of the moon or a planet.

Nearby words

  1. dragon market,
  2. dragon tree,
  3. dragon's blood,
  4. dragon's head,
  5. dragon's mouth,
  6. dragon's teeth,
  7. dragonet,
  8. dragonfish,
  9. dragonfly,
  10. dragonhead

Origin of dragon's tail

First recorded in 1595–1605

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