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Meaning of “comet” - Learner’s Dictionary

comet

noun [C]     /ˈkɒmɪt/
an object in space that leaves a bright line behind it in the skyAstronomy - general words
Translations of “comet”
in Arabic مُذنّب…
in Korean 혜성…
in Malaysian komet…
in French comète…
in Turkish kuyruklu yıldız…
in Italian cometa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 彗星…
in Russian комета…
in Polish kometa…
in Vietnamese sao chổi…
in Spanish cometa…
in Portuguese cometa…
in Thai ดาวหาง…
in German der Komet…
in Catalan cometa…
in Japanese すい星…
in Indonesian komet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 彗星…
(Definition of comet from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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