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Overview of noun planet

The noun planet has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (21) planet, major planet

((astronomy) any of the nine large celestial bodies in the solar system that revolve around the sun and shine by reflected light; Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto in order of their proximity to the sun; viewed from the constellation Hercules, all the planets rotate around the sun in a counterclockwise direction)

2. (1) satellite, planet

(a person who follows or serves another)

3. planet

(any celestial body (other than comets or satellites) that revolves around a star) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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