Meaning of vela
Pronunciation: (vē'lu), [key]
- pl. of
Pronunciation: (vē'lu, vā'-), [key]
— gen. Ve•lo•rum
- the Sail, a southern constellation: one of the subordinate constellations into which Argo is divided.
- one of a series of reconnaissance satellites designed to detect nuclear explosions.
- vela (Thesaurus)