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Categories: Constellations, Microscopium (constellation), Constellations listed by Lacaille, Southern constellations
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Microscopium
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A faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Sagittarius and Capricornus WordNet 3.0
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A faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Sagittarius and Capricornus WordNet 3.0
A faint constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Sagittarius and Capricornus WordNet 2020
Microscopium is a minor constellation in the southern celestial hemisphere, one of twelve created in the 18th century by French astronomer Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille and one of several depicting scientific instruments. Wikipedia
A faint constellation of the southern spring sky, said to resemble a microscope. It lies south of the constellation of Capricornus. Wiktionary
Faint constellation of the southern spring sky. Wiktionary (translation)