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n. - A constellation in the southern hemisphere between Vela and Canis Major that shaped like the stern of a boat.

Usage examples (28)
  • But astronomers are hedging their bets on V445 Puppis.
  • November 17th, 2009The expanding shell around V445 Puppis.
  • Click here to watch a movie of the expanding shell of V445 Puppis.
  • Messier 46 also known as M 46 or NGC 2437 is an open cluster in the constellation of Puppis. for more
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