Bootes


Bootes
Bootes Bo*["o]"tes (b[-o]*[=o]"t[=e]z), n. [L. Bootes, Gr. bow`ths herdsman, fr. boy^s, gen. boo`s, ox, cow.] (Astron.) A northern constellation of stars near Ursa Major, containing the bright star Arcturus. [1913 Webster]

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