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Cas·si·ni

 (kə-sē′nē), Oleg 1913-2006.
French-born American fashion designer. He established his own ready-to-wear lines in the 1950s and became official designer to Jacqueline Kennedy in 1961.

Cassini

(kæˈsiːnɪ)
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(Biography) Giovanni Domenico. 1625–1712, French astronomer, born in Italy. He discovered (1675) Cassini's division, the gap that divides Saturn's rings into two parts, and four of Saturn's moons
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She had set herself to verify this supposition by the use of the submarine crawler invented by Doctor Alberto Cassini.
But, in some Compositous plants, the seeds also differ in shape and sculpture; and even the ovary itself, with its accessory parts, differs, as has been described by Cassini.
On July 19 and 20, Earth will be seen by NASA's Cassini and Messenger spacecraft as they take photos of Saturn and Mercury, respectively, as part of their current missions.
Moore, using the 83cm refractor of Meudon Observatory, described a feature inside the crater Cassini A.
Now, in one fell swoop, the Saturn-touring Cassini spacecraft has discovered the source of the G ring and identified the body whose gravity holds the source material together.
The planet itself seems to glow because it was sheltering Cassini from the sun's glare.
Blue Peter, the popular BBC programme, last week ran a competition in which the winner will fly to the United States to watch the Cassini launch.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft took the images on July 22.
The Cassini probe flew just 750 miles from the surface of Titan, sending back hundreds of pictures of its thick atmosphere.
Watching the paroxysms of protest that marked the recent launch of the Cassini mission to Saturn reminded me again of the problems we have with the idea of risk in this country.
US -- On October 6, NASA plans to launch the Cassini space probe -- carrying 72.
Just as NASA's Cassini spacecraft to Saturn begins a two-year extension that will take a closer look at the moons Enceladus and Titan, mission participants are preparing for a symposium to exchange research findings and develop a book on the Titan system.