English to Afrikaans Meaning :: asteroid

Asteroid :
asteroïde
- asteroïdeasteroïdes
 

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Noun(1) any of numerous small celestial bodies composed of rock and metal that move around the sun (mainly between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter
Adjective(1) shaped like a star

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(1) So to neglect the problem means that we are vulnerable to asteroid collisions.(2) When the asteroid hit, it was vaporized by the extreme energy of the impact.(3) Dinosaurs may not have been killed off by asteroid impact dust blocking out sunlight, a geologist says.(4) Amateur astronomers have made many asteroid , comet, and supernova discoveries.(5) It's just that you can't keep quiet about things like asteroid impacts.(6) These glaciers are spotted with craters caused by asteroid impacts.(7) The asteroid is preserved with the dorsal surface exposed.(8) Once an asteroid drifts into either of those regions, it's hard for it to get out.(9) You can also get asteroid hazard warnings and geomagnetic storm outlooks.(10) Our knowledge of comets and asteroids has dramatically improved over the last 20 years.(11) Add black holes and photographs of asteroidal moons around Jupiter, and our world seems increasingly expansive.(12) Available morphological data suggest no ecologic parameters that would be unusual among living asteroids .(13) Fragments of asteroids and comets pervade interplanetary space.(14) That famous geologist suggested that large asteroidal objects hit the Moon, forming its craters.(15) Some explanations for extinctions and evolution include strikes by asteroids or comets.(16) These scientists also study the natural satellites of other planets as well as asteroids and comets.
Related Words
(1) asteroid belt ::
asteroïdegordel
Synonyms
Adjective
1. star-shaped ::
stervormige
Different Forms
asteroid, asteroids
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that could grab
an asteroid before it hits us.

that could grab an ASTEROID before it hits us.

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 7


this is about what\'s best
for the asteroid.

this is about what's best for the ASTEROID.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 12


Good news. You\'re an asteroid.

Good news. You're an ASTEROID.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 12


If there was an asteroid strike,
wouldn\'t you die too?

If there was an ASTEROID strike, wouldn't you die too?

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 9


for the asteroid by combining our names.

for the ASTEROID by combining our names.

The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 12


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