Alioth


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Alioth

(al -ee-oth) (∊ UMa) A white spectroscopic binary, period 4.15 years, that is the brightest star in the constellation Ursa Major. It is a spectrum variable star. mv : 1.78; spectral type: A0p; distance: 19 pc. See also Plough.

Alioth

[′al·ē‚äth]
(astronomy)
Traditional name for a second-magnitude star in the Big Dipper; the star ε Ursae Majoris.
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Other than bringing out all the peripherals that are supported by the eSOM300 on to the carrier board like Ethernet, Touch screen, SDIO, SPI, I2C, LCD controller, 3 UARTs, 1 wire, local bus expansion, USB high speed client, camera interface, the Alioth board supports peripherals like CAN controller, 8 channel 16 bit ADC controller, Analog VGA, USB 2.
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Province Star in Big Dipper Yong Kui shu "Chief" "Pivot" Dubhe Ji Xuan "Whorl; Rotator" Merak Qing, Yan Ji "Axis; Armillary" Phecda Yang, Xu Quan "Balance; Scales" Megrez Jing Heng "Balance arm" Alioth Liang Kaiyang "Yang initiator" Mizar Yu Yaoguang "Twinkling Benetnash brilliance"
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