Corona Borealis


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Corona Bo·re·al·is

 (bôr′ē-ăl′ĭs)
n.
A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere between Hercules and Boötes. Also called Northern Crown.

[Latin Corōna boreālis : corōna, crown + boreālis, northern.]

Corona Borealis

(ˌbɔːrɪˈeɪlɪs)
n, Latin genitive Coronae Borealis (kəˈrəʊniː)
(Astronomy) a small compact constellation in the N hemisphere lying between Boötes and Hercules
[literally: Northern crown]

Co•ro•na Bo•re•al•is

(kəˈroʊ nə ˌbɔr iˈæl ɪs, -ˈeɪ lɪs, -ˌboʊr-)

n. gen. Co•ro•nae Borealis (kəˈroʊ ni)
the Northern Crown, a constellation between Hercules and Boötes.
[< Latin: literally, northern crown]

Corona Bo·re·al·is

(bôr′ē-ăl′ĭs)
A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere between Hercules and Boötes.
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Noun1.Corona Borealis - a small constellation in the northern hemisphere between Bootes and Hercules
Translations
Den nordlige kroneNordlege krone
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You should happen upon a small crescent of fairly faint stars; Corona Borealis, the Northern Crown, a pleasing little constellation just west of Hercules and a nice binocular object.
Entre tanto, con los metodos del vaiven y el transito, se ha logrado identificar mas de 50 planetas que giran alrededor de estrellas de las constelaciones de Acuario, Libra, Cygnus, Piscis, Tauro, Horologium, Vulpecula, Hercules, Bootes, Vela, Corona Borealis, Eridanus, Cancer, Coma Berenice, Delphinus y Serpens.
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