Great Dog


Great Dog
Canis Major, star constellation near the celestial equator

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Great Dog — noun a constellation to the southeast of Orion; contains Sirius • Syn: ↑Canis Major • Instance Hypernyms: ↑constellation • Member Meronyms: ↑Sirius, ↑Dog Star, ↑Canicula, ↑Sothis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Great Dog — /greɪt ˈdɒg/ (say grayt dog) noun the constellation Canis Major …   Australian English dictionary

  • Great Dog — Astron. the constellation Canis Major. * * * …   Universalium

  • Great Dog Island — is an uninhabited islet of the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean. It is located in a smaller sub group of islands referred to as the Dog Islands, or more commonly, The Dogs . Other islets in The Dogs include Little Seal Dog Island, East… …   Wikipedia

  • Great Dog Island (Tasmania) — Great Dog Island, also known as Big Dog Island, is a granite island, with an area of 354 ha, in south eastern Australia. It is part of Tasmania’s Great Dog Island Group, lying in eastern Bass Strait between Flinders and Cape Barren Islands in the …   Wikipedia

  • South East Great Dog Islet — is a small granite island, with an area of 0.6 ha, in south eastern Australia. It is part of Tasmania’s Great Dog Island Group, lying in eastern Bass Strait between Flinders and Cape Barren Islands in the Furneaux Group. It is very close to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Dog Island — may refer to: Islands Anguilla Dog Island, Anguilla Australia Great Dog Island (Tasmania) Little Dog Island, Tasmania South East Great Dog Islet, Tasmania British Virgin Islands Dog Islands, East Seal Dog Island George Dog Island Great Dog Island …   Wikipedia

  • Dog Islands — Gewässer Karibisches Meer Archipel Britische Jungferninseln Geographische Lage …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dog Islands — British Virgin Islands Dog Islands are a small group of islets among the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean. The islands originally received their names from sailors who heard barking when they moored there, and assumed that they must be… …   Wikipedia

  • Dog Island —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différentes îles partageant un même nom. Toponymes Anguilla Dog Island Australie Great Dog Island, Tasmanie Little Dog Island, Tasmanie South East Great Dog Islet, Tasmanie Îles Vierges britanniques Dog …   Wikipédia en Français


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