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asteroid

noun [C]  /ˈæs·təˌrɔɪd/ us  
earth science an object like a very large rock that goes around the sun like a planet: Scientists are hoping an asteroid will clue them in about early life on earth.
Translations of “asteroid”
in Spanish Asteroide…
in Chinese (Traditional) 小行星…
in Chinese (Simplified) 小行星…
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