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Meaning of MONOCEROS

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mo*noc"e*ros\, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?; mo`nos alone,
single + ke`ras horn.]
1. A one-horned creature; a unicorn; a sea monster with one
   horn.

         Mighty monoceroses with immeasured tails. --Spenser.

2. (Astron.) The Unicorn, a constellation situated to the
   east Orion.

 

 

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