circinus circinus

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Musca and Triangulum Australe

Quotes

  • "We found the X-ray jet in our Milky Way Galaxy in Circinus X-1, a binary system in which the neutron star is in orbit around a star several times the mass of the Sun, about 20,000 light years from Earth," Brandt said.
    on Feb 4, 2008 By: Niel Brandt Source: PhysOrg.com

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