Serpens

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Serpens f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Pseudomonadaceae — a type of bacteria.

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From Latin serpēns (a snake).

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Serpens

  1. (astronomy) A large summer constellation of the northern sky said to resemble a snake. It is the only constellation consisting of two parts (Serpens Caput and Serpens Cauda) separated by the constellation Ophiuchus, representing the snake handler Asclepius.

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