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ˈpaɪ siz, ˈpɪs iz; ˈpɪʃ i əmpisces
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Pisces, Pisces the Fishes, Fishnoun
the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20
(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces
a large faint zodiacal constellation; between Aquarius and Aries
a group of vertebrates comprising both cartilaginous and bony fishes and sometimes including the jawless vertebrates; not used technically
Someone with a Pisces star sign
A constellation of the zodiac supposedly shaped like a pair of fish.
The zodiac sign for the fish, ruled by Neptune and covering February 20March 20.
Etymology: From pisces, the nominative plural of piscis.
the twelfth sign of the zodiac, marked / in almanacs
a zodiacal constellation, including the first point of Aries, which is the vernal equinoctial point; the Fish
the class of Vertebrata that includes the fishes. The principal divisions are Elasmobranchii, Ganoidei, and Teleostei
Etymology: [L. piscis a fish.]
PISCES is a border control database system largely based on biometrics developed by Booz Allen Hamilton, Inc.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pis′ēz, n. the Fishes, the twelfth sign of the zodiac.—ns. Pis′cary, right of fishing in another man's waters; Piscatol′ogy, the scientific study of fishes; Piscā′tor, an angler:—fem. Piscā′trix.—adj. Piscatō′rial, relating to fishes or fishing: fond of fishing—also Pis′catory.—n. Pis′cicapture, the taking of fish.—adjs. Piscic′olous, parasitic upon fishes; Piscicul′tural, pertaining to pisciculture.—ns. Pis′ciculture, the rearing of fish by artificial methods; Pis′ciculturist, a fish-culturist.—adjs. Pis′ciform, in shape like a fish: having the form of a fish; Pis′cine, pertaining to fishes; Pisciv′orous, feeding on fishes. [L. piscis, a fish.]
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
The twelfth sign of the zodiac, which the sun enters about the 21st of February.
The pisces symbol -- In this Symbols.com article you will learn about the meaning of the pisces symbol and its characteristic.
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The numerical value of pisces in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of pisces in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Examples of pisces in a Sentence
Those born under the zodiac sign Pisces are known to be more creative than those born under any other sign.
Pisces are deeply empathetic and compassionate, as the mutable water sign, they are open to immersing themselves in new experiences or listening deeply to the opinions of others. You should keep all these traits in mind when choosing a birthday gift for your favorite Pisces.
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