Share this entry

interplanetary
American English: /ˌɪn(t)ərˈplænəˌtɛri/
British English: /ɪntəˈplanɪt(ə)ri/

Translation of interplanetary in Spanish:

adjective

  • Example sentences
    • Fragments of asteroids and comets pervade interplanetary space.
    • Orion was originally designed as an interplanetary spacecraft for missions to the Moon or Mars, but the design was adapted for interstellar travel.
    • Its principal responsibilities are to support interplanetary spacecraft missions and radio and radar astronomy observations.

Definition of interplanetary in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day doofus
    Pronunciation: ˈduːfʌs
    noun
    a stupid person
    Cultural fact of the day

    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.