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  1. Big Dippernoun

    Synonyms:
    Wain, Plough, Charles Wain

  2. Big Dippernoun

    A bright circumpolar asterism of the northern sky, said to resemble a ladle or cart. It is part of the constellation Ursa Major and includes the stars Mizar, Dubhe, and Alkaid.

    Synonyms:
    Plough, Wain, Charles Wain

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Big Dipper, Dipper, Plough, Charles's Wain, Wain, Wagonnoun

    a group of seven bright stars in the constellation Ursa Major

    Synonyms:
    estate car, station waggon, beach waggon, roller coaster, paddy wagon, coaster wagon, water ouzel, plow, bufflehead, chute-the-chute, patrol wagon, beach wagon, butterball, black Maria, police wagon, waggon, station wagon, police van

  2. roller coaster, big dipper, chute-the-chutenoun

    elevated railway in an amusement park (usually with sharp curves and steep inclines)

    Synonyms:
    roller coaster, chute-the-chute

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  1. Nick Lake:

    Even that relatively short period of time renders the Teapot in Sagittarius (a bright pattern to look for in the sky) and the Big Dipper unrecognizable.

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