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cygnus


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cygnus  \Cyg"nus\  (s?g"n?s),  n.  [L.,  a  swan.]  (Astron.) 
  A  constellation  of  the  northern  hemisphere  east  of  or 
  following,  Lyra;  the  Swan. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Cygnus 
  n  1:  a  constellation  in  the  northern  hemisphere  between  Pegasus 
  and  Draco  in  the  Milky  Way  contains  a  black  hole  [syn: 
  {Cygnus}] 
  2:  a  genus  of  Anatidae  [syn:  {Cygnus},  {genus  Cygnus}] 




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