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Interplanetary
Interplanetary In`ter*plan"et*a*ry, a. Between planets; as, interplanetary spaces. --Boyle.
Medicean planets
Medicean Med`i*ce"an, a. Of or relating to the Medici, a noted Italian family; as, the Medicean Venus. Medicean planets (Astron.), a name given by Galileo to the satellites of Jupiter.
Planeted
Planeted Plan"et*ed, a. Belonging to planets. [R.] --Young.
Planetic
Planetic Pla*net"ic, Planetical Pla*net"ic*al, a. [L. planeticus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to planets. --Sir T. Browne.
Planetical
Planetic Pla*net"ic, Planetical Pla*net"ic*al, a. [L. planeticus, Gr. ?.] Of or pertaining to planets. --Sir T. Browne.
Planetoid
Planetoid Plan"et*oid, n. [Planet + -oid.] (Astron.) A body resembling a planet; an asteroid.
Planetoidal
Planetoidal Plan"et*oid*al, a. Pertaining to a planetoid.
Planet-stricken
Planet-stricken Plan"et-strick`en, Planet-struck Plan"et-struck`, a. Affected by the influence of planets; blasted. --Milton. Like planet-stricken men of yore He trembles, smitten to the core By strong compunction and remorse. --Wordsworth.
Planet-struck
Planet-stricken Plan"et-strick`en, Planet-struck Plan"et-struck`, a. Affected by the influence of planets; blasted. --Milton. Like planet-stricken men of yore He trembles, smitten to the core By strong compunction and remorse. --Wordsworth.
Planetule
Planetule Plan"et*ule, n. A little planet. [R.] --Conybeare.
Primary planets
Primary Pri"ma*ry, a. [L. primarius, fr. primus first: cf. F. primaire. See Prime, a., and cf. Premier, Primero.] 1. First in order of time or development or in intention; primitive; fundamental; original. The church of Christ, in its primary institution. --Bp. Pearson. These I call original, or primary, qualities of body. --Locke. 2. First in order, as being preparatory to something higher; as, primary assemblies; primary schools. 3. First in dignity or importance; chief; principal; as, primary planets; a matter of primary importance. 4. (Geol.) Earliest formed; fundamental. 5. (Chem.) Illustrating, possessing, or characterized by, some quality or property in the first degree; having undergone the first stage of substitution or replacement. Primary alcohol (Organic Chem.), any alcohol which possess the group CH2.OH, and can be oxidized so as to form a corresponding aldehyde and acid having the same number of carbon atoms; -- distinguished from secondary & tertiary alcohols. Primary amine (Chem.), an amine containing the amido group, or a derivative of ammonia in which only one atom of hydrogen has been replaced by a basic radical; -- distinguished from secondary & tertiary amines. Primary amputation (Surg.), an amputation for injury performed as soon as the shock due to the injury has passed away, and before symptoms of inflammation supervene. Primary axis (Bot.), the main stalk which bears a whole cluster of flowers. Primary colors. See under Color. Primary meeting, a meeting of citizens at which the first steps are taken towards the nomination of candidates, etc. See Caucus. Primary pinna (Bot.), one of those portions of a compound leaf or frond which branch off directly from the main rhachis or stem, whether simple or compounded. Primary planets. (Astron.) See the Note under Planet. Primary qualities of bodies, such are essential to and inseparable from them. Primary quills (Zo["o]l.), the largest feathers of the wing of a bird; primaries. Primary rocks (Geol.), a term early used for rocks supposed to have been first formed, being crystalline and containing no organic remains, as granite, gneiss, etc.; -- called also primitive rocks. The terms Secondary, Tertiary, and Quaternary rocks have also been used in like manner, but of these the last two only are now in use. Primary salt (Chem.), a salt derived from a polybasic acid in which only one acid hydrogen atom has been replaced by a base or basic radical. Primary syphilis (Med.), the initial stage of syphilis, including the period from the development of the original lesion or chancre to the first manifestation of symptoms indicative of general constitutional infection. Primary union (Surg.), union without suppuration; union by the first intention.

Meaning of Planet from wikipedia

- A planet is an astronomical body orbiting a star or stellar remnant that is m****ive enough to be rounded by its own gravity, is not m****ive enough to cause...
- Earth is the third planet from the Sun and the only astronomical object known to harbor life. According to radiometric dating and other sources of evidence...
- An exoplanet or extrasolar planet is a planet outside the Solar System. The first possible evidence of an exoplanet was noted in 1917, but was not recognized...
- known planet from the Sun in the Solar System. In the Solar System, it is the fourth-largest planet by diameter, the third-most-m****ive planet, and the...
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- The Planets, Op. 32, is a seven-movement orchestral suite by the English composer Gustav Holst, written between 1914 and 1916. Each movement of the suite...
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