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Pegasus

noun Peg·a·sus \ˈpe-gə-səs\

Definition of PEGASUS

1
:  a winged horse that causes the stream Hippocrene to spring from Mount Helicon with a blow of his hoof
2
archaic :  poetic inspiration
3
:  a northern constellation near the vernal equinoctial point
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Origin of PEGASUS

Latin (genitive Pegasi), from Greek Pēgasos
First Known Use: 14th century

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