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A planet which orbits a star outside the solar system.
- ‘Many of these exoplanets are large planets that resemble the gas giants of our solar system: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune.’
- ‘Could it be an exoplanet in orbit around that young brown dwarf object at a projected distance of about 8,250 million km?’
- ‘Nevertheless, this unique observing technique opens a new phase in the exploration of exoplanets, or extrasolar planets, say astronomers.’
- ‘When astronomers study all those exoplanets and the systems they inhabit, it is natural to look to our own solar system as a template for other planetary systems.’
- ‘The possible exoplanet is orbiting a star known as GQ Lup, thought to be similar to our own Sun, when it was younger.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.