Definition of Saturnian in English:
1Of or relating to the planet Saturn.
- Cassini has found another Saturnian moon with an atmosphere: this time, it is Enceladus.
- At an emotional press conference, the Huygens mission team announced that their probe has started to send experimental data back from the surface of Saturnian moon, Titan.
- The Huygens probe has travelled 789 million miles to the Saturnian system tethered to the Cassini spacecraft.
2 another term for saturnine.
- There is nothing extraordinary about a parent having both a charming, lovable Venusian side and a withdrawn Saturnian side or a demanding Plutonian side.
- Even in the midst of Saturnian limitations to our homes, economy, security and even our homes there is an expanding ray of light.
- Other positive characteristics of the Saturnian type are what may be termed the good old-fashioned values of courtesy, decorum, and propriety.
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