Pavo definition

  • noun:
    • A constellation in Southern Hemisphere near Apus and Indus.
    • In ornithology, the typical genus of Pavoninæ, having the upper tail-coverts in the male developed into a magnificent train capable of being erected and spread into a disk, the tarsi spurred, and the head crested; the peacocks.
    • A southern constellation, the Peacock, situated south of Sagittarius.
    • a tiny constellation near the Southern Pole between Tucana and Ara
    • peafowl
  • proper-noun:
    • A taxonomic genus in the subfamily Phasianinae — the peafowl (peacocks).
    • A constellation associated with the south sky, thought to resemble a peacock. It lies amongst the constellations Telescopium and Octans.
    • A genus of wild birds, including the peacocks.
    • The Peacock, a constellation regarding the southern hemisphere.

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