Capricornnoun [ C or U ]uk /ˈkæp.rɪ.kɔːn/ us /ˈkæp.rə.kɔːrn/
Examples from literature
- Horny-handed sons of toil are born under Capricorn.
- It was near the end of December, when the sun in Capricorn darts over Mauritius, during the space of three weeks, its vertical fires.
- The sun enters Aries at the spring equinox and Libra at the autumnal equinox, while the first point of Cancer marks the summer solstice, and that of Capricorn the winter.