What does Planetary mean?

Definitions for Planetary
ˈplæn ɪˌtɛr iPlan·e·ta·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. planetal, planetaryadjective

    of or relating to or resembling the physical or orbital characteristics of a planet or the planets

    "planetary motion"; "planetary year"

  2. planetary, terrestrialadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of the planet Earth or its inhabitants

    "planetary rumblings and eructations"- L.C.Eiseley ; "the planetary tilt"; "this terrestrial ball"

  3. erratic, planetary, wanderingadjective

    having no fixed course

    "an erratic comet"; "his life followed a wandering course"; "a planetary vagabond"

  4. global, planetary, world(a), worldwide, world-wideadjective

    involving the entire earth; not limited or provincial in scope

    "global war"; "global monetary policy"; "neither national nor continental but planetary"; "a world crisis"; "of worldwide significance"

Wiktionary

  1. planetaryadjective

    of, or relating to planets, or the orbital motion of planets

  2. planetaryadjective

    of, or relating to the Earth; terrestrial

  3. planetaryadjective

    of, or relating to the whole Earth; global

  4. planetaryadjective

    epicyclic

Webster Dictionary

  1. Planetaryadjective

    of or pertaining to the planets; as, planetary inhabitants; planetary motions; planetary year

    Etymology: [Cf. L. planetarius an astrologer, F. plantaire planetary. See Planet.]

  2. Planetaryadjective

    consisting of planets; as, a planetary system

    Etymology: [Cf. L. planetarius an astrologer, F. plantaire planetary. See Planet.]

  3. Planetaryadjective

    under the dominion or influence of a planet

    Etymology: [Cf. L. planetarius an astrologer, F. plantaire planetary. See Planet.]

  4. Planetaryadjective

    caused by planets

    Etymology: [Cf. L. planetarius an astrologer, F. plantaire planetary. See Planet.]

  5. Planetaryadjective

    having the nature of a planet; erratic; revolving; wandering

    Etymology: [Cf. L. planetarius an astrologer, F. plantaire planetary. See Planet.]

Freebase

  1. Planetary

    Planetary is an American comic book limited series created by writer Warren Ellis and artist John Cassaday published by the Wildstorm imprint of DC Comics. After an initial preview issue in September 1998, the series ran for 27 issues from April 1999 to October 2009.

Editors Contribution

  1. planetary

    Relating to a planet.

    It is being reported that planetary changes for the improvement of humanity, animals and the planet are progressing at superluminal speed.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 8, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Planetary in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Planetary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Planetary in a Sentence

  1. Salvador Dalí:

    What is a television apparatus to man, who has only to shut his eyes to see the most inaccessible regions of the seen and the never seen, who has only to imagine in order to pierce through walls and cause all the planetary Baghdad's of his dreams to rise from the dust.

  2. George Nield:

    We do not have formal authority today to deal with what happens on orbit or on other planetary terrestrial bodies. That’s the issue that we’re wrestling with, what is being looked at right now is a Band-Aid fix because the system is broken.

  3. Paul Kalas:

    Stars need to pass very close to a planetary system to have significant effect.

  4. Jim Green:

    The New Horizons mission has taken what we thought we knew about Pluto and turned it upside down, the New Horizons mission's why we explore -- to satisfy our innate curiosity and answer deeper questions about how we got here and what lies beyond the next horizon. Related : Spacecraft achieves flyby of Pluto, then calls home September NASA, which is discussing a slew of Pluto discoveries at the 47th Annual Meeting of the American Astronomical Society’s Division for Planetary Sciences in National Harbor, Md. this week, highlighted the ‘ cryovolcanoes ’ as a key finding. Geologists on the New Horizons team combined images of Pluto’s surface to make 3-D maps that indicate two of Pluto’s most distinctive mountains could be ice volcanoes. In its statement September NASA explained that the ‘ cryovolcanoes ’ may even have been active in the recent past. The two candidates are large features on the dwarf planet’s surface measuring tens of miles across and several miles high. Related : September NASA releases first Pluto flyby images.

  5. Franceso Sauro:

    It is for sure a big challenge, but it is now clear for all space agencies that while we have already a good knowledge of the surface of the Moon, one of the main steps forward for space exploration would be to demonstrate the capability of exploring the subsurface of a planetary body.

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