Fomalhaut

noun

Definition of Fomalhaut

astronomy

  1. :  a white star of the first magnitude that is the brightest star in the constellation Piscis Austrinus An orbiting infrared telescope has found a ring of planets being born around Fomalhaut, a much-studied star in the Southern Hemisphere about 22.8 light years from Earth. — International Wildlife, May/June 1984 —called also Alpha Piscis Austrini

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1594

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1594


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