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A winged horse which sprang from the blood of Medusa when Perseus cut off her head.
A large northern constellation, said to represent a winged horse. The three brightest stars, together with one star of Andromeda, form the prominent Square of Pegasus.
- 2.1Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.‘the star Zeta Pegasi’
- 2.1Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
Via Latin from Greek.
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