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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Vulpecula(noun)

    a constellation in the northern hemisphere near Cygnus and Sagitta

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  1. Vulpecula(ProperNoun)

    A faint autumn constellation in the northern sky.

  2. Origin: Named by the astronomer Johannes Hevelius in 1687. From vulpēcula "little fox".

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  1. Vulpecula

    Vulpecula is a faint constellation in the northern sky. Its name is Latin for "little fox", although it is commonly known simply as the fox. It was identified in the seventeenth century, and is located in the middle of the Summer Triangle.

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