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pleiades

An obsolete term for an aggregate of lymph nodes; e.g., localised lymphadenopathy.
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Gaia appears to be leaning toward the larger distance for the Pleiades, Brown said, but there's still too much uncertainty in the data to say anything definitive.
The return of Pleiades indicates that autumn is upon us.
In the 'ballet' of the Pleiades, we see that slow rotators tend to be more massive, whereas the fastest rotators tend to be very light stars.
Several peoples around the world have used the seasonal motions of the Pleiades to mark the start of a new year (Ceci 1978; Levi-Strauss 1983; Wonderley 2009; Winkler 1970).
The Pleiades constellation, operated by Astrium Services, is comprised of two identical satellites working together to provide a daily revisit capability that becomes extremely valuable in times of disaster.
This group is larger, looser, and dimmer than the Pleiades, in the shape of a biggish V lying on its side.
The Pleiades is also one of the most photographed targets in the night sky, photos will reveal the faint wisps of blue reflection nebulosity Telescopic Targets this month: Telescopes will be turned towards Jupiter this month as the giant planet is at opposition.
While our "sister world" Venus has attracted a lot of attention from its recent displays with Jupiter and a lovely crescent moon, come Tuesday night it will have a rendezvous with another noteworthy celestial landmark, popularly known in their own right as the "Seven Sisters" or the Pleiades.
At the bottom of the Pachacuti Yamqui's diagram we can see seven points corresponding to the seven visible stars of the Pleiades.
0,' to extend the computational capability of NASA's Pleiades supercomputer system.
The service contracts give Pleiades a significant percentage of third-party business.
She, however, has no trouble expressing hers for another boy: "In the presence of her female friends, those glamorous co-conspirators, Pleiades removed a photo of Benmarouf from her bra and ate it.