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the solar systemnoun [S]

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the ​sun and the ​group of ​planets that ​move around it
(Definition of the solar system from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the solar system”
in Arabic النظام الشمسي…
in Korean 태양계…
in Portuguese o sistema solar…
in Catalan el sistema solar…
in Japanese 太陽系…
in Chinese (Simplified) 太阳系…
in Turkish güneş sistemi…
in Russian солнечная система…
in Chinese (Traditional) 太陽系…
in Italian il sistema solare…
in Polish układ słoneczny…
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