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Celestial body moving in an elliptical orbit around a star
the collection of eight planets and their moons in orbit around the sun, together with smaller bodies in the form of asteroids, meteoroids, and comets
The pull of something
an obscuring of the light from one celestial body by the passage of another between it and the observer or between it and its source of illumination.
a celestial body resembling a small planet but lacking certain technical criteria that are required for it to be classed as such.
a large planet of relatively low density consisting predominantly of hydrogen and helium, such as Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, or Neptune.
a spherical representation of the earth with a map on the surface.
Body of stars and planets
Multiple stars, planets, and moons in a body.
Multiple stars in a group
the process or result of joining two or more things
When the ocean rises or lowers
How much pull something gets
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