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Virgo

noun [C or U]     /ˈvɜː.ɡəʊ/ US  /ˈvɝː.ɡoʊ/ (plural Virgos)
the sixth sign of the zodiac, relating to the period 23 August to 22 September , represented by a young woman, or a person born during this periodSigns of the zodiac
(Definition of Virgo noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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