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1A southern constellation (the Toucan), south of Grus and Phoenix. It contains the Small Magellanic Cloud.
- 1.1as genitive Tucanae /tʊˈkɑːni/ Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.‘the star Delta Tucanae’
- 1.1as genitive Tucanae /tʊˈkɑːni/ Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.