Definition - pyxis

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pyxis
  1. fruit of such plants as the plantain; a capsule whose upper part falls off when the seeds are released
  2. a small box used by ancient Greeks to hold medicines
  3. a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Puppis and Antlia