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1A small northern constellation (the Eagle), said to represent the eagle that carried Ganymede to Olympus. It contains the bright star Altair, and some rich star fields of the Milky Way.
- 1.1Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.‘the star Beta Aquilae’
- 1.1Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
A city in east central Italy, capital of Abruzzi region; population 72,988 (2008).Italian name L'Aquila
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.