Charles's Wain love


from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The group of seven stars, commonly called the Big Dipper, in the constellation Ursa Major, or Great Bear. See ursa major, under ursa.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See wain.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major


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