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1. Ecclesiastical The top surface of an altar.
2. Mensa A southern constellation between Hydrus and Volans.
[Latin mēnsa, table.]
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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]
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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|Noun||1.||Mensa - a faint constellation in the polar region of the southern hemisphere and containing part of the Large Magellanic Cloud|
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