Big Bear

noun

Definition of Big Bear

the Big Bear
astronomy
: ursa major You need to see a lot of other faint stars to piece together the (surprisingly realistic) profile of the Big Bear, and the Little Bear is just a box with a long tail no matter how you look at it.— Alan M. MacRobert

First Known Use of Big Bear

1864, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Big Bear was in 1864

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“Big Bear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Big%20Bear. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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