Andromeda

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ænˈdrɒmɪdə/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(an dromi də)


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Andromeda /ænˈdrɒmɪdə/ n
  1. the daughter of Cassiopeia and wife of Perseus, who saved her from a sea monster
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
an•drom•e•da  (an dromi də),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Plant BiologySee  Japanese andromeda. 
  • special use of Andromeda

An•drom•e•da  (an dromi də),USA pronunciation n., [gen.] -dae (an dromi də),USA pronunciation for 2.
  1. Mythology[Class. Myth.]an Ethiopian princess, the daughter of Cassiopeia and wife of Perseus, by whom she had been rescued from a sea monster.
  2. Astronomythe Chained Lady, a northern constellation between Pisces and Cassiopeia.

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