minor planet

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Synonyms for minor planet

any of numerous small celestial bodies that move around the sun

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Additionally, minor body aches are normal, but when pain interferes with everyday life it needs to be evaluated.
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The duo's discovery will soon be named in the world's official minor body catalogue maintained by Astronomical Union in Paris.
Event timings help to refine minor body orbits (stellar astrometry is obtainable) and, given a sufficient number of observational chords (three or more), the size and shape can be estimated (Figure 1).
At number 10 is the discovery of Eris in 2005, a minor body that is 27 percent bigger than Pluto.
"Even minor body repair due to an accident can be expensive.
An obsessive worship of the belly, this is one of the minor body fetishes.
"What's amazing is its ability to track and compensate for minor body movement."
"Only a sample-return mission to a spectrally known minor body can bridge [the gap] between ground observation data of asteroids and laboratory analysis of meteorite and cosmic-dust collections."
A Transit-size white van, possibly Ford, Fiat or Mercedes, unliveried with possible minor body damage to nearside rear wheel arch.
Now as well as giving old cars a second chance and doing minor body repairs, dents and scratches, up to major insurance claims on a variety of commercial vehicles, Hefin has another string to his bow.