adjective see comet

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  • Cometary — Com et*a*ry, a. [Cf. F. com[ e]taire.] Pertaining to, or resembling, a comet. Cheyne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cometary — index brief, volatile Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • cometary — comet ► NOUN ▪ a celestial object moving around the solar system, consisting of a nucleus of ice and dust and, when near the sun, a diffuse tail. DERIVATIVES cometary adjective. ORIGIN Greek kom t s long haired star …   English terms dictionary

  • cometary — See comet. * * * …   Universalium

  • cometary — adjective relating to comets …   Wiktionary

  • cometary — com·e·tary …   English syllables

  • 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

  • Cometary Orbital Drive — Studio album by Acid Mothers Temple The Melting Paraiso U.F.O. Released December 9 …   Wikipedia

  • cometary orbit — kometos orbita statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. cometary orbit vok. Kometenbahn, f rus. орбита кометы, f pranc. orbite de la comète, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • International Cometary Explorer — Infobox Spacecraft Name = ICE (ISEE 3) Caption = ICE (ISEE 3) Organization = NASA, ESA Major Contractors = Mission Type = Earth/Moon L1 libration point orbiter, Giacobini Zinner Comet Halley flyby Satellite Of = Sun Launch = August 12, 1978… …   Wikipedia

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