Andromed
Andromede An"dro*mede, Andromed An"dro*med, n.] (Astron.) A meteor appearing to radiate from a point in the constellation Andromeda, -- whence the name. [1913 Webster]

Note: A shower of these meteors takes place every year on November 27th or 28th. The Andromedes are also called {Bielids}, as they are connected with Biela's comet and move in its orbit. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] ||


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