Gemini: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: ( jem'u-nī", -nē), [key]
— gen. Gem•i•no•rum
- the Twins, a zodiacal constellation between Taurus and Cancer containing the bright stars Castor and Pollux.
- the third sign of the zodiac: the mutable air sign. See illus. underzodiac.
- a person born under this sign, usually between May 21st and June 20th.
- a two-person U.S. spacecraft designed for orbital rendezvous and docking: used in 1965–66 in various experiments preparatory to a landing on the moon.
- gemini (Thesaurus)