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superior planet

Saltos de línea: su|per¦ior planet

Definición de superior planet en inglés:

sustantivo

Astronomy
Any of the planets Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune, whose orbits are further from the sun than the earth’s.
Example sentences
  • Figure 2 is a diagram of the orbits of the Earth and a superior planet (those with orbits larger than those of the Earth), such as Mars.
  • Mercury's orbit, like that of Venus, can be divided into a complex set of phases, quite distinct from those of the Moon and those of the superior planets.
  • In most astrological depictions, Venus and Mercury are shown standing apart from the superior planets.

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