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Pleiades

noun plural Ple·ia·des \ˈplē-ə-ˌdēz, ˈplā-, chiefly British ˈplī-\

Definition of PLEIADES

1
:  the seven daughters of Atlas turned into a group of stars in Greek mythology
2
:  a conspicuous cluster of stars in the constellation Taurus that includes six stars in the form of a very small dipper

Origin of PLEIADES

Latin, from Greek
First Known Use: 14th century

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