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- plural form of velum
1A southern constellation (the Sails), lying partly in the Milky Way between Carina and Pyxis and originally part of Argo.
- 1.1as genitive Velorum /vɪˈlɔːrəm/ Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.‘the star Gamma Velorum’
- 1.1as genitive Velorum /vɪˈlɔːrəm/ Used with preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
Latin, plural of velum ‘sail’.
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