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Meaning of PISCES

Pronunciation:  'pIseez

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a group of vertebrates comprising both cartilaginous and bony fishes and sometimes including the jawless vertebrates; not used technically
  2. [n]  the twelfth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about February 19 to March 20
  3. [n]  a large faint zodiacal constellation; between Aquarius and Aries
  4. [n]  (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Pisces
 

PISCES is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: Fish, Fish, Pisces the Fishes
 
 See Also: constellation, Craniata, division, fish, house, human, individual, mansion, mortal, person, planetary house, sign, sign of the zodiac, somebody, someone, soul, star sign, subphylum Craniata, subphylum Vertebrata, Vertebrata, zodiac

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pis"ces\, n. pl. [L. piscis a fish.]
1. (Astron.)
   (a) The twelfth sign of the zodiac, marked [pisces] in
       almanacs.
   (b) A zodiacal constellation, including the first point of
       Aries, which is the vernal equinoctial point; the
       Fish.

2. (Zo["o]l.) The class of Vertebrata that includes the
   fishes. The principal divisions are Elasmobranchii,
   Ganoidei, and Teleostei.

 

 

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