Synonyms for pyxis
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- 1. pyxidium, pyxis, fruit
- usage: fruit of such plants as the plantain; a capsule whose upper part falls off when the seeds are released
- 2. Pyxis
- usage: a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Puppis and Antlia
- 3. pyxis, box
- usage: a small box used by ancient Greeks to hold medicines
See also: pyxis (Dictionary)