Hydrus

noun

Definition of Hydrus

astronomy
: a small southern constellation that is visible between the constellations of Tucana and Mensa and that is represented by the figure of a snake … a small constellation in the southern sky called Hydrus, which means “male water snake.”— Jesse Eisinger and Jake Bernstein, Knoxville (Tennessee) News-Sentinel, 18 Apr. 2010

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First Known Use of Hydrus

1675, in the meaning defined above

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