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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Tau·rus /ˈtɔrəs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tau·rus n.
 1. Astron. (a) The Bull; the second in order of the twelve signs of the zodiac, which the sun enters about the 20th of April; -- marked thus [in almanacs. (b) A zodiacal constellation, containing the well-known clusters called the Pleiades and the Hyades, in the latter of which is situated the remarkably bright Aldebaran.
 2. Zool. A genus of ruminants comprising the common domestic cattle.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: Venezuelan master terrorist raised by a Marxist-Leninist
           father; trained and worked with many terrorist groups
           (born in 1949) [syn: Sanchez, Ilich Sanchez, Ilich
           Ramirez Sanchez, Carlos, Carlos the Jackal, Salim,
            Andres Martinez, Glen Gebhard, Hector Hevodidbon,
            Michael Assat]
      2: (astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Taurus
         [syn: Bull]
      3: a zodiacal constellation in the northern hemisphere near
         Orion; between Aries and Gemini
      4: the second sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from
         about April 20 to May 20 [syn: Taurus the Bull, Bull]