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Jupiter

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Astronomy
JupiterJu‧pi‧ter /ˈdʒuːpɪtə $ -ər/ noun 🔊 🔊 TTSthe planet that is fifth in order from the Sun and is the largest in the solar system 🔊 a space probe on its way to Jupiter
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JupiterExamples of bench grafting styles are: Jupiter.In so far as Jupiter survived he was the personification of Providence or Destiny.In this respect particular attention has been paid to the giant gas planets like Jupiter and Saturn.What of quasi-science, the bits that fall off Jupiter?The Pioneer and Voyager probes of the 1970s hinted that Jupiter probably had no solid surface at all.He wanted to make certain that Venus would give them no more trouble, so he went straight to Jupiter himself.Atlantis was to carry the Galileo space probe on the first leg of a six-year voyage to Jupiter this afternoon.
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