Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Ophiuchus (Page: 1005)

O`phi*u"chus (?), n. [L., fr. Gr. , lit., holding a serpent; a serpent + to hold.] (Astron.) A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere, delineated as a man holding a serpent in his hands; -- called also Serpentarius.