planet Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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planetnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈplæn.ɪt/
B1 an ​extremelylarge, round ​mass of ​rock and ​metal, such as ​Earth, or of ​gas, such as ​Jupiter, that ​moves in a ​circularpath around the ​sun or another ​star: the planet ​Earth/​Venus Might there be ​intelligentlife on other planets?
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(Definition of planet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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planetnoun [C]

 us   /ˈplæn·ɪt/
earth science an ​extremelylarge, round ​mass of ​matter, such as Earth or ​Mars, that moves in a ​circularpath around the ​sun or another ​star
planetary
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈplæn·əˌter·i/
earth science planetary ​scientists
(Definition of planet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “planet”
in Korean 행성…
in Arabic كَوْكَب…
in Malaysian planet…
in French planète…
in Russian планета…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行星…
in Italian pianeta…
in Turkish gezegen…
in Polish planeta…
in Spanish planeta…
in Vietnamese hành tinh…
in Portuguese planeta…
in Thai ดาวนพเคราะห์…
in German der Planet…
in Catalan planeta…
in Japanese 惑星…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行星…
in Indonesian planet…
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