noun Classical Mythology.
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On Menippe I knew "g" must equal about one twentieth of a foot, and "r" 31,680 feet.Other Worlds|Garrett P. Serviss
By some his mother was said to have been Menippe; by others Polymnia.
This is No. 188, Menippe, whose elements are still somewhat uncertain.
Menippe, the one hundred and eighty-eighth, was also lost soon after its discovery in 1878.