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comet

noun [C]  /ˈkɑm·ɪt/ us  
earth science a body of rock and ice that travels around the sun and that, as it nears the sun, develops a long tail of small pieces that can be seen
Translations of “comet”
in Korean 혜성…
in Arabic مُذنّب…
in French comète…
in Turkish kuyruklu yıldız…
in Italian cometa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 彗星…
in Russian комета…
in Polish kometa…
in Spanish cometa…
in Portuguese cometa…
in German der Komet…
in Catalan cometa…
in Japanese すい星…
in Chinese (Simplified) 彗星…
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