Vulpecula

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Vul·pec·u·la

 (vŭl-pĕk′yə-lə)
n.
A constellation in the celestial Northern Hemisphere near Cygnus and Sagitta.

[New Latin Vulpēcula, from Latin vulpēcula, diminutive of vulpēs, fox; see vulpine.]

Vulpecula

(vʌlˈpɛkjʊlə)
n, Latin genitive Vulpeculae (vʌlˈpɛkjʊˌliː)
(Astronomy) a faint constellation in the N hemisphere lying between Cygnus and Aquila
[C19: from Latin: a little fox, from vulpēs a fox]
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But it is now called CK Vulpeculae, for the constellation vulpecula cum ansere, the little fox with the goose.