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Definition of Castor
CastorCastor Cas"tor, n. [L. castor the beaver, Gr. ?; of uncertain
1. (Zo["o]l.) A genus of rodents, including the beaver. See
2. Castoreum. See Castoreum.
3. A hat, esp. one made of beaver fur; a beaver.
I have always been known for the jaunty manner in
which I wear my castor. --Sir W.
4. A heavy quality of broadcloth for overcoats. CastorCastor Cast"or, n.
See Caster, a small wheel.
Castor Cas"tor, n. [L.] (Astron.)
the northernmost of the two bright stars in the constellation
Gemini, the other being Pollux.
CastorCastor Cas"tor, Castorite Cas"tor*ite, n. [The minerals
castor and pollux were so named because found together on the
island of Elba. See Castor and Pollux.] (Min.)
A variety of the mineral called petalite, from Elba.
Meaning of Castor from wikipedia
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in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Castor
most commonly refers
(star), a star in the Gemini constellation Castor
communis, the castor
bean or castor
oil plant, is a species
of perennial flowering plant
in the spurge
family, Euphorbiaceae. It is the sole species...
oil is a vegetable
beans. It is a colourless
or pale yellow liquid
with a distinct taste
and odor. Its boiling point
) are large, semiaquatic rodents
of the Northern
are two existing
species: the North American beaver
- Castor River
to: Castor River
Rivière au Castor
, Quebec, Canada Castor River
(Missouri), United States Castor
(or Polydeuces) are twin half-brothers in Gr**** and Roman
mythology, known together
as the Dioscuri
or Dioskouroi. Their mother
sacs of mature
territory. Both beaver
****es have a pair of castor
- The North American beaver
canadensis) is one of two extant beaver
with the Eurasian beaver
fiber). It is native
- James Walter Castor
(June 23, 1940[n1] – January
16, 2012) was an American
funk, R&B and soul musician. He is credited
with vocals, saxophone
and Pollux, in Gr**** and Roman
mythology, the twin sons of Lēda and Zeus/Tyndareus, who were transformed
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