asteroids

All Noun
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  • In the same time period she discovered or co-discovered over one hundred asteroids.
  • It is a very little-studied body despite being one of the largest asteroids.
  • Like many asteroids of this type, its surface is very dark in colour.
  • Such a structure would, however, have a mass quite a lot less than many asteroids.
  • Four asteroids and a college in China have been named after him.
  • You must launch immediately to protect the base from being hit by asteroids.
  • They estimated that similar-sized asteroids come as close about every two years.
  • Currently, the technology is being considered for non-military use to protect Earth from asteroids.
  • At the time, asteroids were not supposed to be named after living persons.
  • The four asteroids hold particular importance because they were originally considered planets in history before more were discovered.
  • Other conflicts occurred between asteroids discovered earlier and those discovered later.
  • Since then, many thousands of smaller asteroids have been found.
  • The number of types continues to grow as more asteroids are studied.
  • Like other asteroids of its type, it is light in colour.
  • Even a century later, only a few thousand asteroids were identified, numbered and named.
  • This led to a few cases where asteroids had to be renamed.
  • Almost everything in the game can be destroyed, from the asteroids to enemy shots.
  • It consists of a well-defined core of larger asteroids and a surrounding region of smaller ones.
  • A variety of other M-type asteroids do not fit well into a metallic body picture.
  • These latter two are the only V-type asteroids discovered in the outer belt to date.
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Root form of asteroids is asteroid for the noun.

Meaning of asteroids

  • noun Any of numerous small celestial bodies composed of rock and metal that move around the sun (mainly between the orbits of mars and jupiter)