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Capricorn

noun [C or U]     /ˈkæp.rɪ.kɔːn/ US  /-kɔːrn/
the tenth sign of the zodiac , relating to the period from 23 December to 20 January and represented by a goat , or a person born during this period Signs of the zodiac
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