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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Draco  \Dra"co\,  n.  [L.  See  {Dragon}.] 
  1.  (Astron.)  The  Dragon,  a  northern  constellation  within 
  which  is  the  north  pole  of  the  ecliptic. 
 
  2.  A  luminous  exhalation  from  marshy  grounds. 
 
  3.  (Zo["o]l.)  A  genus  of  lizards.  See  {Dragon},  6. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Draco 
  n  1:  Athenian  lawmaker  (7th  century)  whose  code  of  laws 
  prescribed  death  for  almost  every  offense  [syn:  {Draco}] 
  2:  a  faint  constellation  twisting  around  the  north  celestial 
  pole  and  lying  between  Ursa  Major  and  Cepheus  [syn:  {Draco}] 
  3:  flying  dagons  [syn:  {Draco},  {genus  Draco}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  draco 
 
  A  blend  of  {Pascal},  {C}  and  {ALGOL  68}  developed  by  Chris 
  Gray  in  1987.  It  has  been  implemented  for  {CP/M-80}  and 
  {Amiga}. 
 
  (1994-11-04) 
 
 




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