from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A bright double star in the constellation Orion.
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- proper n. A blue supergiant star in the constellation Orion; Beta (β) Orionis. The seventh brightest star in the night sky.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A fixed star of the first magnitude in the left foot of the constellation Orion.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the brightest star in Orion
By the end of the book, all plotlines (even the coincidental ones) are very neatly tied up leaving the impression that Night Train to Rigel is a fun ride.
Night Train to Rigel is a fast-moving action-adventure story starting with its attention-grabbing opening scene.
Before I knew she was a girl, I was considering calling her Rigel, a character on the sci-fi show “Farscape”.
Even if there was also a woman involved, she told herself, only half-believing it, even as she only half-believed in this place called Rigel.
I used to OWN both "Rigel" and "Star Warrior," in legimate copies, no less -- Automated Simulations was one of the few companies that produced stuff I was willing to pay money for.
'Rigel's is probably the worst in property damage and urgency.
This style called "Rigel" that was also specially created for Rezzables event, to me is both futuristic and very down to earth.
That day, the secretary had to travel to Earth from Rigel IV for their meeting, but the ship ferrying her should have arrived an hour ago.
If would make for a very surreal conversation, “So, are the folks on Rigel 7 mostly Team Edward or Team Jacob?”
The resolution was an attempt by Rep. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI) to both honor his state and get the birthers in the House, including Rep. Bill Posey (R-FL), to get them on the record as to whether or not they really believe that the president was born somewhere else; Kenya, Indonesia, or Rigel IV.
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