Leo-minor definitions

A constellation in the Northern Hemisphere near Leo and Ursa Major.
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A small N constellation between Leo and Ursa Major.
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(astronomy) A spring constellation of the northern sky, said to resemble a small lion. It lies north of the constellation Leo and south of Ursa Major.
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Origin of leo-minor

Named by the astronomer Johannes Hevelius in 1687. From Latin leō, a "lion" + minor, "lesser"