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Taur

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Taur The constellation Taurus.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n taur The sign of the zodiac Taurus.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. Taurus,

Usage

In literature:

Hence we read of Meno-Taur, and of Taur-Men, in Crete, Sicily, and other places.
"A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume II. (of VI.)" by Jacob Bryant
Myn ascendent was Taur, and Mars ther-inne.
"Astronomical Lore in Chaucer" by Florence M. Grimm
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In news:

With over 60% of the votes counted, Taur Matan Ruak and the Fretilin Party's Francisco 'Lu-Olo' Guterres have taken the lead.
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In science:

The birth rate problem is much exacerbated if the few pulsars with very low radio luminosity (such as PSR J0108−1431, Taur is et al. 1994) represent a numerous, hitherto undetected population.
Radio Pulsars
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