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(200) Dynamene

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Discovered 1879 July 27 by C. H. F. Peters at Clinton.

The meaning is twofold: Dynamene is one of the Nereids and the Greek prefix “di” stands for number two. The discoverer wrotes (AN 96, 336 (1880)): “The name of Dynamene may aid the memory in writing its number, 200.” (H 25)

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