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cometnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɑm·ɪt/
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 Arabic مُذنّب…
in Korean 혜성…
in Malaysian komet…
in French comète…
in Turkish kuyruklu yıldız…
in Italian cometa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 彗星…
in Russian комета…
in Polish kometa…
in Vietnamese sao chổi…
in Spanish cometa…
in Portuguese cometa…
in Thai ดาวหาง…
in German der Komet…
in Catalan cometa…
in Japanese すい星…
in Indonesian komet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 彗星…
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