Vela

noun
Ve·​la | \ ˈvē-lə How to pronounce Vela (audio) \

Definition of Vela

: a southern constellation that is represented by the figure of a ship's sail

First Known Use of Vela

1844, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Vela was in 1844

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Medical Definition of vela

plural of velum

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