from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of Sterope.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of the Pleiades; -- called also Sterope.
- n. A double star in the Pleiades (21 k and 22 l Pleiadum, of the 5.8 and 6.4 magnitude respectively), appearing as a single star of the 5.3 magnitude to the naked eye.
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- n. (Greek mythology) one of the 7 Pleiades
- n. one of the stars in the star cluster Pleiades
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