A small, faint southern constellation (the Table or Table Mountain), lying between Dorado and the south celestial pole. It contains part of the Large Magellanic Cloud.
postpositive Used with preceding Greek letter or numeral to designate a star in the constellation Mensa.
- ‘the star Alpha Mensae’
Latin. Mensae is the Latin genitive form of Mensa.
An international organization founded in England in 1945 whose members must achieve very high scores in IQ tests to be admitted.
Latin, ‘table’, with allusion to a round table at which all members have equal status.