Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A northern constellation containing the bright star Arcturus, and situated behind the Great Bear. It is supposed to represent a man holding a crook and driving the Bear. In modern times the constellation of the Hounds has been interposed between Bootes and the Bear.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Astron.) A northern constellation of stars near Ursa Major, containing the bright star Arcturus.
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