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Rosalind

(rŏz`əlĭnd', rō`zə–), in astronomy, one of the natural satellites, or moons, of UranusUranus
, in astronomy, 7th planet from the sun, at a mean distance of 1.78 billion mi (2.87 billion km), with an orbit lying between those of Saturn and Neptune; its period of revolution is slightly more than 84 years.
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Rosalind

(roz -ă-lind) A small satellite of Uranus, discovered in 1986 from Voyager 2 photographs. See Uranus' satellites; Table 2, backmatter.
Collins Dictionary of Astronomy © Market House Books Ltd, 2006

Rosalind

[′räz·lind]
(astronomy)
A satellite of Uranus orbiting at a mean distance of 43,450 miles (69,930 kilometers) with a period of 13 hours 26 minutes, and with a diameter of about 36 miles (58 kilometers).
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Rosalind

her sylvan exile sets scene for comedy. [Br. Lit.: As You Like It]

Rosalind

disguises herself as a male. [Br. Lit.: As You Like It]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in classic literature ?
And here among the pleasant woods he met a fair lady named Rosalind, "the widow's daughter of the glen."***
In it Spenser sings of his fair lost lady Rosalind, and he himself appears under the name of Colin Clout.
"If you will only be nice and kind, and help me to some Rosalind's clothes.
"She's hardly changed since eight years," said Miss Rosalind to Miss Violet, as they were preparing for dinner.
"Hers is much darker than it was; I think she must dye it," Miss Rosalind added.
"A person can't help their birth," Rosalind replied with great liberality.
Sibyl was playing Rosalind. Of course, the scenery was dreadful and the Orlando absurd.
? Rosalind Eleazar, who shares lead billing in ITV's Deep Water with Anna Friel and Sinead Keenan, has just one wish - that she'd actually had more time to get to know her co-stars.
Jordon, 54, who plays Daz Spencer in the Yorkshire-based soap, allegedly bit 68-year-old Andrew Potts and pushed his partner Rosalind O'Neill after a row in a beer garden.
Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University bestowed its Honor Medallion and Alumnus of the Year awards upon Dr.
The three men who won the Nobel Prize for the work on DNA could not have made the breakthrough without the vital work of young British scientist Rosalind Franklin.