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Ceres

Roman goddess of agriculture (identified with Greek Demeter), also the name given to the first-found and largest asteroid (discovered 1801 by Piazzi at Palermo), from PIE *ker-es-, from root *ker- (2) "to grow." Her festival, Cerealia, was April 10.

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Definitions of Ceres from WordNet

Ceres (n.)
(Roman mythology) goddess of agriculture; counterpart of Greek Demeter;
Ceres (n.)
the largest asteroid and the first discovered;
From wordnet.princeton.edu