Little Dipper

noun

Definition of Little Dipper

: the seven principal stars in Ursa Minor

First Known Use of little dipper

1842

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Little Dipper

noun

Definition of Little Dipper for Students

: a group of seven stars in the northern sky arranged in a form like a dipper with the North Star forming the tip of the handle


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