Antlia
Antlia Ant"li*a, n.; pl. {Antil[ae]}. [L., a pump, Gr, ? hold of a ship] (Zo["o]l.) The spiral tubular proboscis of lepidopterous insects. See {Lepidoptera}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Antlia — Nombre Latino Antlia Abreviatura Ant …   Wikipedia Español

  • Antlĭa — (gr.), 1) Ausschöpf , Saugwerkzeug, Pumpe; daher Antlia pneumatĭca (Phys.), so v.w. Luftpumpe; Antlia sanguisŭga (Antlämon), Blutsauger, so v.w. Bdellometer; 2) unterster Schiffsraum; 3) Schöpf od. Saugrüssel …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Antlia — [ant′lē ə] n. [ModL Antlia (Pneumatica), lit., (air) pump < L antlia, water pump < Gr, bilge water < antlos, hold (of a ship)] a S constellation between Hydra and Centaurus …   English World dictionary

  • Antlia — Antlia, Sternbild, s. Luftpumpe …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Antlia — Infobox Constellation name = Antlia abbreviation = Ant genitive = Antliae symbology = the air pump RA = 10 dec= −30 areatotal = 239 arearank = 62nd numbermainstars = 3 numberbfstars = 9 numberstarsplanets = 1 numberbrightstars = 0… …   Wikipedia

  • Antlia — Daten des Sternbildes Luftpumpe Deutscher Name Luftpumpe Lateinischer Name Antlia Lateinischer Genitiv Antliae Lateinische Abkürzung Ant Rektaszension 9h 27m bis 11h 06m Deklination …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Antlia — antliate /ant lee ayt /, adj. /ant lee euh/, n., gen. Antliae / lee ee / for 1, pl. Antliae / lee ee / for 2. 1. Astron. the Air Pump, a small southern constellation between Vela and Hydra. 2. (l.c.) Entomol. the proboscis of a lepidopterous… …   Universalium

  • Antlia — Historia o mitología Denominada Antlia Pneumática (máquina neumática) como el invento del físico inglés Robert Boyle del siglo XVII. Su nombre fue reducido en la protocolización de las 88 constelaciones por parte de la Unión Astronómica… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Antlia — /ˈæntliə/ (say antleeuh) noun (genitive Antliae) a constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Hydra and Vela. {New Latin antlia (pneumatica) (air) pump, from Greek antlia bilge water, bucket; coined by N de La Caille, 1713–62} …   Australian English dictionary

  • antlia — n. [Gr. antlia, pump] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The spiral, tubular proboscis …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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