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English definition of “sign of the zodiac”

sign of the zodiac

noun [C] uk   (plural signs of the zodiac) (also star sign, sign) us  
in astrology, any of the twelve symbols that represent parts of the year: the mosaic depicts the twelve signs of the zodiac "What sign are you?" "Gemini."
(Definition of sign of the zodiac from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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