Pyxis - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈpiksis|  American pronunciation of the word pyxis
Brit.  |ˈpɪksɪs|  British pronunciation of the word pyxis

noun

- fruit of such plants as the plantain; a capsule whose upper part falls off when the seeds are released
- a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Puppis and Antlia
- a small box used by ancient Greeks to hold medicines
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