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 (stĕr′ə-pē′) also As·ter·o·pe (ă-stĕr′-)
1. Greek Mythology One of the seven Pleiades.
2. One of the six stars in the Pleiades cluster, faintly visible to the unaided eye.
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Noun1.Sterope - (Greek mythology) one of the 7 Pleiades
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
nymph - (classical mythology) a minor nature goddess usually depicted as a beautiful maiden; "the ancient Greeks believed that nymphs inhabited forests and bodies of water"
Pleiades - (Greek mythology) 7 daughters of Atlas and half-sisters of the Hyades; placed among the stars to save them from the pursuit of Orion
2.Sterope - one of the stars in the star cluster PleiadesSterope - one of the stars in the star cluster Pleiades
Pleiades - a star cluster in the constellation Taurus
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139-146) And again, she bare the Cyclopes, overbearing in spirit, Brontes, and Steropes and stubborn-hearted Arges (6), who gave Zeus the thunder and made the thunderbolt: in all else they were like the gods, but one eye only was set in the midst of their fore-heads.
The Sterope (or Asterope) pair, on the other hand, is very tight and very faint as well.
To now add the final layer to the sandwich by adding a second Cambridgeshire, Prince Of Johanne would emulate Sterope, who pulled off an identical treble in 1948-49 for Rufus Beasley, one of the shrewdest trainers of his generation.
Biadasz said the segment was of special interest to him because he served aboard a Liberty Ship during World War II, the AK 96 USS Sterope, a sister ship to the AK 97 USS Serpens, which was sunk on Jan.
Pausanias names several figures depicted in the east pediment, including those in the center who have been identified as follows: Pelops (G, the unbearded male) and Hippodameia (K) on one side of a centrally placed Zeus (H); Oinomaos (I, who is bearded) and his wife Sterope (F) on the other (Figs.
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The one called Sterope actually consists of two stars a bit too close together to resolve without optical aid.
Dicho bucle fue entregado a Sterope como proteccion para la ciudad de Tegea ya que los cabellos de Medusa tenian el poder de originar inmensas tormentas que ponian en fuga a cualquier atacante.
sterope Impossible to say this year, but isn't it amazing that nobody is saying Dettori or Bin Suroor.