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English Meaning(s) for 惑星

  1. planet

Definition and Synonyms for 惑星

Major Planet any of the nine large celestial bodies in the solar system that revolve around the sun and shine by reflected light
Synonyms: 大惑星, 惑星, 迷い星, 遊星
Major Planet Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto in order of their proximity to the sun
Synonyms: 大惑星, 惑星, 迷い星, 遊星
Major Planet viewed from the constellation Hercules, all the planets rotate around the sun in a counterclockwise direction
Synonyms: 大惑星, 惑星, 迷い星, 遊星

Meanings for each kanji in 惑星

beguile; delusion; perplexity Kanji Details »
star; spot; dot; mark Kanji Details »

Categories 惑星 is a member of

Celestial Body natural objects visible in the sky
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Sample Sentences for 惑星

Is there intelligent life on other planets?
The surface of a planet is composed mostly of water.
There are many, many planets in the Milky Way which are just as big as Jupiter.
Is there life on other planets?
We will explore every planet that goes around the sun.

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