Southern Cross definition by Webster's New World
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the constellation Crux
Southern Cross definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Centaurus and Musca. Also called Crux.
southern cross - Science Definition
A constellation in the polar region of the Southern Hemisphere near Centaurus.