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1A small northern constellation (the Hunting Dogs), said to represent two dogs (Asterion and Chara) held on a leash by Boötes.
- 1.1Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.‘the star Beta Canum Venaticorum’
- 1.1Used with a preceding letter or numeral to designate a star in this constellation.
Canes Venatici/ˈkānēz vəˈnatəsē//-ˌsī/
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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.