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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Argo  \Ar"go\,  n.  [L.  Argo,  Gr  ?.] 
  1.  (Myth.)  The  name  of  the  ship  which  carried  Jason  and  his 
  fifty-four  companions  to  Colchis,  in  quest  of  the  Golden 
  Fleece. 
 
  2.  (Astron.)  A  large  constellation  in  the  southern 
  hemisphere,  called  also  {Argo  Navis}.  In  modern  astronomy 
  it  is  replaced  by  its  three  divisions,  Carina,  Puppis  and 
  Vela. 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Argo,  AL  (town,  FIPS  2320) 
  Location:  33.68666  N,  86.51003  W 
  Population  (1990):  930  (362  housing  units) 
  Area:  13.4  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Argo,  IL 
  Zip  code(s):  60501 
  Argo,  KY 
  Zip  code(s):  41568 




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