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planet

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈplæn.ɪt/
B1 an extremely large, round mass of rock and metal, such as Earth, or of gas, such as Jupiter, that moves in a circular path around the sun or another star: the planet Earth/Venus Might there be intelligent life on other planets?
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in Arabic كَوْكَب…
in Korean 행성…
in Malaysian planet…
in French planète…
in Turkish gezegen…
in Italian pianeta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行星…
in Russian планета…
in Polish planeta…
in Vietnamese hành tinh…
in Spanish planeta…
in Portuguese planeta…
in Thai ดาวนพเคราะห์…
in German der Planet…
in Catalan planeta…
in Japanese 惑星…
in Indonesian planet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行星…
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