Meaning of “Mars” in the English Dictionary

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"Mars" in British English

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Marsnoun [ S ]

uk /mɑːz/ us /mɑːrz/

the planet fourth in order of distance from the sun, after Earth and before Jupiter:

Mars is sometimes called the Red Planet because of its distinctive colour.
So is there life on Mars?

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  • We found Mars on the astronomy map.
  • Mars is the next planet to Earth.

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

"Mars" in American English

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Marsnoun [ U ]

us /mɑrz/

the planet fourth in order of distance from the sun, after the earth and before Jupiter

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