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Volans

(voh -lanz) (Flying Fish) A small inconspicuous constellation in the southern hemisphere near the Large Magellanic Cloud, the brightest stars being of 3rd magnitude. Abbrev.: Vol; genitive form: Volantis; approx. position: RA 8h, dec –70°; area: 141 sq deg.

Volans

[′vō‚lanz]
(astronomy)
A southern constellation, right ascension 8 hours, declination 70°S. Also known as Flying Fish; Piscis Volans.