Sagitta

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Translingual[edit]

Sagitta spp.

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From Latin sagitta (arrow, arrowshaft, arrowhead (plant))

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Sagitta f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Sagittidae – typical marine arrow worms.
  2. (obsolete) A taxonomic genus within the family Alismataceae – the arrowheads or duck potatoes, now Sagittaria.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin sagitta (arrow).

Proper noun[edit]

Sagitta

  1. (astronomy) A small autumn constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble an arrow. It lies between the constellations of Vulpecula and Aquila.

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