Definition of 'solar system'
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There are eight planets in our solar system. The Sun (2013)Robot exploration of the planets of the solar system has not delivered the scientific goods. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Might there be a regular visitor past our planet or solar system with this same frequency? EXTINCTION: Evolution and the End of Man (2002)It is the first direct measurement of a weather system on a planet outside our solar system. The Sun (2015)It can also contribute to the study of planets outside our solar system. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Mars is the second safest place in the solar system after Earth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If true, the chances of a planet outside the solar system harbouring life would be increased. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Bringing the wonders of deep space and our solar system down to Earth for you to marvel at. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This time, their colours are in sync with the orbits of the planets in our solar system. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is enormous - more than twice the mass of all the other solar system planets put together. The Sun (2009)I don't agree that there is a solar system where the planets are drifting away from the sun. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Apart from Earth, our solar system appears to be an inhospitable place. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It measures just 300 meters across and makes Earth the fourth planet in the solar system that is known to share its orbit with such an object. The Sun (2011)
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Translations for 'solar system'
British English: solar system /ˈsəʊlə ˈsɪstəm/ NOUN
The solar system is the sun and all the planets that go round it.
Saturn is the second biggest planet in the solar system.
- American English: solar system
- Arabic: نِظَامٌ شَمْسِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: sistema solar
- Chinese: 太阳系
- Croatian: solarni sustav
- Czech: sluneční soustava
- Danish: solsystem
- Dutch: zonnestelsel
- European Spanish: sistema solar
- Finnish: aurinkokunta
- French: système solaire
- German: Sonnensystem
- Greek: ηλιακό σύστημα
- Italian: sistema solare
- Japanese: 太陽系
- Korean: 태양계
- Norwegian: solsystem
- Polish: układ słoneczny
- European Portuguese: sistema solar
- Romanian: sistem solar
- Russian: солнечная система
- Spanish: sistema solar
- Swedish: solsystem
- Thai: ระบบสุริยะจักรวาล
- Turkish: güneş sistemi
- Ukrainian: сонячна система
- Vietnamese: hệ mặt trời
Definition of solar system from the Collins English Dictionary
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