Definitions for planetoids

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word planetoids

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Planetoids

    the name given to a number of very small planets revolving between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter, originally called Asteroids, all of recent discovery, and the list, amounting to some 400, as yet made of them understood to be incomplete. They are very difficult of discovery, many of them from the smallness of their size and their erratic movements.

Translation

Find a translation for the planetoids definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these planetoids definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"planetoids." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 31 Aug. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/planetoids>.

Are we missing a good definition for planetoids? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for planetoids:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.