libra: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (lī'bru, lē'-), [key]
— pl. -brae
  1. the ancient Roman pound (containing 5053 grains or 327.4 grams).


Pronunciation: (lē'vrä), [key]
— pl. -bras
  1. sol (def. 2).


Pronunciation: (lē'bru, lī'-), [key]
— gen. -brae
  1. the Balance, a zodiacal constellation between Virgo and Serpens.
    1. the seventh sign of the zodiac: the cardinal air sign. See illus. underzodiac.
    2. Also,Li&prim;bran.a person born under this sign, usually between September 23rd and October 22nd.
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