Denebola

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noun De·neb·o·la \ də-ˈne-bə-lə \

Definition of Denebola

astronomy
:a white star of the second magnitude that is the second brightest star in the constellation Leo
  • Leo has two major parts: the one nearer to Mars is the triangle of stars with Denebola at its sharpest vertex.
  • —Bernie BadgerFlorida Today2 Mar. 2012
called also Beta Leonis

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First Known Use of denebola

1795


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