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part of speech: noun

One of the celestial bodies moving round the sun like our earth- the planets whose orbits are within those of the earth are called inferior- viz., Mercury, Venus; those without that of the earth superior- viz., Mars, the Asteroids, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune; the smaller planets are called asteroids.

part of speech: noun

A body revolving round the sun.

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