six stars in the constellation Cygnus, arranged in the form of a cross.
a group of the five brightest stars that form a large cross in the constellation Cygnus
noun, Astronomy. 1. the constellation Corona Borealis.
[nawr-th er-ner] /ˈnɔr ðər nər/ noun 1. (sometimes lowercase) a native or inhabitant of the North, especially the U.S. 2. (lowercase) . [nawr-th er] /ˈnɔr ðər/ noun 1. Chiefly Texas and Oklahoma. a cold gale from the , formed during the winter by a vigorous outbreak of continental polar air behind a cold front. 2. […]
noun 1. a hawk of North America and Europe, Circus cyaneus, that frequents marshes and meadows.
noun 1. See under .