Complete Definition of "asteroid"

see|Asteroid
English

Pronunciation
w:AHD|AHD: ăs'tə-roid"
w:IPA|IPA: /ˈæstəˌroɪd/
w:SAMPA|SAMPA: /<tt>"{[email protected]%roId</tt>/

Noun
wikipedia
asteroid (plural asteroids)

  1. astronomy A naturally occurring solid object, smaller than a planet, orbiting the Sun.

Derived terms
asteroid belt

Translations

Catalan: asteroide#Catalan|asteroide
Chinese: 小行星 (xiǎo xíng xīng)
Czech: #Czech|asteroid
Danish: småplanet, asteroide#Danish|asteroide, planetoide#Danish|planetoide
Dutch: asteroïde, planetoïde
Esperanto: asteroido
Estonian: #English|asteroid
French: astéroïde m
German: Asteroid m
Indonesian: #Indonesian|asteroid
Italian: asteroide#Italian|asteroide m, pianetino m, planetoide#Italian|planetoide
Japanese: 小惑星 (shō-waku-sei)
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Korean: 소행성 (so haeng seong)
Norwegian: asteroide#Norwegian|asteroide
Polish: planetoida f, asteroida n
Portuguese: asteróide m
Romanian: #Romanian|asteroid m
Russian: астероид
Sindhi: گِرَھِڙِي (Girahirree) f
Slovene: #Slovene|asteroid m
Spanish: asteroide#Spanish|asteroide m
Swedish: #English|asteroid c
Tagalog: asteroyd
Turkish: asteroit

See also
astroid
comet
planetoid

Category:Asteroids
Category:Greek derivations


Czech

Noun
asteroid

  1. #English|asteroid

Category:Czech nouns


Estonian

Noun
asteroid

  1. #English|asteroid

Category:Estonian nouns


Indonesian

Noun
asteroid

  1. #English|asteroid

Category:Indonesian nouns


Romanian

Noun
asteroid

  1. #English|asteroid

Category:Romanian nouns


Slovene

Noun
asteroid

  1. #English|asteroid

Category:Slovene nouns


Swedish

Noun
asteroid c

  1. #English|asteroid

Category:Swedish nouns

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