Capricorn

Definition of Capricorn

Cap´ri`corn
n.1.(Astron.) The tenth sign of zodiac, into which the sun enters at the winter solstice, about December 21. See Tropic.
The sun was entered into Capricorn.
- Dryden.
2.(Astron.) A southern constellation, represented on ancient monuments by the figure of a goat, or a figure with its fore part like a fish.
Capricorn beetle
(Zool.) any beetle of the family Carambucidæ; one of the long-horned beetles. The larvæ usually bore into the wood or bark of trees and shrubs and are often destructive. See Girdler, Pruner.

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astrology, Goat, human, individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul, star divination
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