parthenope definition

  • noun:
    • the Sirens, whom tossed by herself into the water, in despair at not-being in a position to beguile Ulysses by the woman tracks.
    • the asteroids between Mars and Jupiter, found by M. de Gasparis in 1850.
    • The 11th planetoid, discovered by De Gasparis, at Naples, in 1850.
    • In zoology, a generic name variously utilized.

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