Auriga

[Chinese astronomy] The modern constellation Auriga lies across two of the quadrants symbolized by the The White Tiger of the West (西方白虎, Xī Fāng Bái Hǔ) and The Vermillion Bird of the South (南方朱雀, Nán Fāng Zhū Què), and Three Enclosures (三垣, Sān Yuán), that divide the sky in traditional Chinese uranography. Th...
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Auriga

The Auriga was a British A Class submarine of 1120 tons displacement launched in 1945 for service in the Pacific. The Auriga was powered by diesel engines and electric motors providing a top speed of 19 knots surfaced and 8 knots submerged. She carried a complement of 60 and was armed with one 4 inch dual-purpose gun; one 20 mm anti-aircraft gun; t...
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Auriga

(Latin) a driver or a charioteer; an auriga refers to someone who is in charge of a vehicle, both on the every-day roads and also inside the chariot racing course; chariot racing was a popular sport in ancient Rome and races took place in the Campus Martius and the Colosseum.
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Auriga

[n] - a conspicuous constellation in the northern hemisphere
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Auriga

English name: The Charioteer. Genitive name: Aurigae. Visibility: Visible from the UK See TABLE 20: THE CONSTELLATIONS.
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Auriga

Au·ri'ga noun [ Latin , charioteer.] (Anat.) The Charioteer, or Wagoner, a constellation in the northern hemisphere, situated between Perseus and Gemini. It contains the bright star Capella.
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Auriga

Charioteer noun a conspicuous constellation in the northern hemisphere; between Great Bear and Orion at edge of Milky Way
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Auriga

• (n.) The Charioteer, or Wagoner, a constellation in the northern hemisphere, situated between Perseus and Gemini. It contains the bright star Capella.
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Auriga

(abbr. Aur, gen. Aurigae) The Charioteer (possibly Erechthonius, son of Vulcan); among the brightest northern constellations, it lies midway between Perseus and Ursa Major in a region crossed by the Milky Way, and is the site of the galactic anticenter (the point in the sky diam...
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Auriga

Auriga (ôrī'gu) [Lat.,=the charioteer or wagoner], northern constellation traditionally represented as a man, possibly Vulcan, carrying a goat on his shoulder while driving a chariot. It lies E of Perseus and N of Gemini and Taurus. Auriga contains Capella, a bright, yellow giant sta...
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Auriga

In astronomy, auriga, the Waggoner, is a constellation of the northern hemisphere, containing sixty-eight stars, including Capella of the first magnitude.
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Auriga

Auriga is a cultivated variety of potato.
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Auriga

Constellation of the northern hemisphere, represented as a charioteer. Its brightest star is the first-magnitude Capella, about 42 light years from the Sun; Epsilon Aurigae is an eclipsing binary star with a period of 27 years, the longest of its kind (last eclipse in 1983)
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Auriga

[slave] In Ancient Rome, the Auriga was a slave whose duty was to drive a biga, the light vehicle powered by two horses, to transport some important Romans, mainly Duces (military commanders); it was then a sort of chauffeur for important men, and was carefully selected among trustworthy slaves only. It has been supposed also that this name...
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Auriga

[constellation] Auriga is one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd-century astronomer Ptolemy and remains one of the 88 modern constellations. Located north of the celestial equator, its name is the Latin word for `charioteer`, associating it with various mythological charioteers, including Erichthonius and Myrtilus. Auriga is most pr...
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AURIGA

AURIGA (Antenna Ultracriogenica Risonante per l`Indagine Gravitazionale Astronomica) is an ultracryogenic resonant bar gravitational wave detector in Italy. It is at the Laboratori Nazionali di Legnaro of the Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare, near Padova. It is being used for research into gravitational waves and quantum gravity. == See also....
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