Pronunciation: (i-lek'tru), [key]
1. Also,Elektra. Class. Myth.the daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra who incited her brother Orestes to kill Clytemnestra and her lover Aegisthus.
2. Astron.one of the six visible stars in the Pleiades.
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