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See the constellations and planets as they appear in the sky above your current location. Times, Sunday Times (2008)More like a constellation of famous architects. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is a season of farewells for an odd family constellation of friends and lovers. Christianity Today (2000)It has been a competition of infrequent comets rather than a great constellation of stars. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Then just take it outside on a dark night and see if you can spot any of the constellations in the sky. The Sun (2012)A constellation of stars was wheeled out to plug new products. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There are many possible family constellations, with as many different issues to be resolved as the personalities which present them. The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)The white flowers are like constellations of stars, but the smell of garlic that they give off is very strong. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She can project an Irving Berlin song onto the night sky like a constellation. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Hopefully, there will come a time when our family constellations are familiar enough to people that this kind of thing won't happen. The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)
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British English: constellation NOUN
A constellation is a group of stars which form a pattern and have a name.
There is an abundance of photographs and maps to help you identify constellations.
Definition of constellation from the Collins English Dictionary
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