Cometic Co*met"ic, a. Relating to a comet. [1913 Webster]

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  • cometic — cométic adj. m., pl. cométici; f. sg. cométică, pl. cométice Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • cometic — adjective see comet …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cometic — See cometary. * * * …   Universalium

  • cometic — co·met·ic …   English syllables

  • cometic — adjective of or relating to or resembling a comet • Syn: ↑cometary • Pertains to noun: ↑comet, ↑comet (for: ↑cometary) • Derivationally related forms: ↑comet, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • cometary — adjective of or relating to or resembling a comet (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑cometic • Pertains to noun: ↑comet (for: ↑cometic), ↑comet • Derivationally related forms …   Useful english dictionary

  • comet — noun Etymology: Middle English comete, from Old English cometa, from Latin, from Greek komētēs, literally, long haired, from koman to wear long hair, from komē hair Date: before 12th century a celestial body that appears as a fuzzy head usually… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Comet — This article is about the astronomical object. For other uses, see Comet (disambiguation). Comet Hale– …   Wikipedia

  • Giovanni Battista Audiffredi — (born at Saorgio, near Nice, in 1734; died at Rome, July, 1794) was an Italian Dominican scholar and scientist.LifeHe entered the Dominican Order, and soon attracted attention by his taste for books and his talent for the exact sciences. After… …   Wikipedia

  • comet — cometary /kom i ter ee/, cometic /keuh met ik/, cometical, adj. cometlike, adj. /kom it/, n. Astron. a celestial body moving about the sun, usually in a highly eccentric orbit, consisting of a central mass surrounded by an envelope of dust and… …   Universalium

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