[ pahy-sis aw-strahy-nuhs, pis-is ]
/ ˈpaɪ sɪs ɔˈstraɪ nəs, ˈpɪs ɪs /
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noun, genitive Pis·cis Aus·tri·ni [pahy-sis aw-strahy-nahy, pis-is]. /ˈpaɪ sɪs ɔˈstraɪ naɪ, ˈpɪs ɪs/. Astronomy.
the Southern Fish, a southern constellation between Aquarius and Grus, containing the bright star Fomalhaut.
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Words nearby Piscis Austrinus
pisci-, pisciculture, pisciform, piscina, piscine, Piscis Austrinus, piscivorous, pisco, pisé, Pisgah, pish
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How to use Piscis Austrinus in a sentence
Piscis and Pablito were born to inspire each other with mutual love and admiration.
In spite of his respect for Pablito, Piscis then came to the conclusion that he admired one of the needlewomen.
"I must get to the bottom of this," returned Pablito, profoundly interested, and leaving Nieves to go over to Piscis.
During that time they received two visits from Pablito and Piscis; once they came in the tilbury, and once on horseback.
Piscis meanwhile kept guard at the corner, armed with his formidable stick.The Fourth Estate, vol. 2|Armando Palacio Valds
British Dictionary definitions for Piscis Austrinus
/ (ˈpɪsɪs ɒˈstraɪnəs, ˈpaɪ-) /
noun Latin genitive Piscis Austrini (ɒˈstraɪnaɪ)
a small constellation in the S hemisphere lying between Aquarius and Grus and containing the first-magnitude star Fomalhaut
Word Origin for Piscis Austrinus
Latin: the Southern Fish
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