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men·sa

 (mĕn′sə)
n.
1. Ecclesiastical The top surface of an altar.
2. Mensa A southern constellation between Hydrus and Volans.

[Latin mēnsa, table.]

Mensa

(ˈmɛnsə)
n, Latin genitive Mensae (ˈmɛnsiː)
(Celestial Objects) a faint constellation in the S hemisphere lying between Hydrus and Volans and containing part of the Large Magellanic Cloud
[Latin, literally: the table]

Mensa

(ˈmɛnsə)
n
an international society, membership of which is restricted to people whose intelligence test scores exceed those expected of 98 per cent of the population
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Noun1.Mensa - a faint constellation in the polar region of the southern hemisphere and containing part of the Large Magellanic CloudMensa - a faint constellation in the polar region of the southern hemisphere and containing part of the Large Magellanic Cloud
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Mensa

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Harrison Casey got 162 marks on a Mensa paper, the maximum possible result and two points higher than the estimated IQs of Einstein and cosmologist Hawking.
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Die bewirtschaftung der mensa im integrierten schulzentrum mssingen und die bewirtschaftung der mensa an der bstenhardtschule.
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Owen had sat a Cognitive Abilities Test (CAT) when he joined Ingleby Manor Free School in September last year, and when his score was "the chart", it was decided he should sit the Mensa test.
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