Meaning of “Jupiter” in the English Dictionary

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"Jupiter" in British English

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Jupiternoun [ S ]

uk /ˈdʒuː.pɪ.tər/ us /ˈdʒuː.pə.t̬ɚ/


  • After exploring Jupiter and Saturn, however, Voyager 1 and 2 didn’t stop.
  • In 1977, NASA sent two spacecraft, Voyager 1 and Voyager 2, on a mission to explore the planets Jupiter and Saturn.
  • They found that Jupiter’s moon Io has active volcanoes.

(Definition of “Jupiter” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Jupiternoun [ U ]

us /ˈdʒu·pɪ·t̬ər/

the planet fifth in order of distance from the sun, after Mars and before Saturn

(Definition of “Jupiter” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)