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Meaning of DORADO

Pronunciation:  du'râdow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Reticulum and Pictor; contains most of the Large Magellanic Cloud
 

DORADO is a 6 letter word that starts with D.

 

 See Also: constellation

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Do*ra"do\, n. [Sp. dorado gilt, fr. dorar to gild, fr.
L. deaurare. See 1st {Dory}, and cf. {Fl Dorado}.]
1. (Astron.) A southern constellation, within which is the
   south pole of the ecliptic; -- called also sometimes
   Xiphias, or the Swordfish.

2. (Zo["o]l.) A large, oceanic fish of the genus
   {Coryph[ae]na}.

 

 

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