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Mars

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noun \ˈmärz\

Simple Definition of Mars

  • : the planet that is fourth in order from the sun

Full Definition of Mars

  1. 1 :  the Roman god of war — compare ares

  2. 2 :  the planet fourth in order from the sun and conspicuous for its red color — see planet table

Origin of mars

Latin Mart-, Mars


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with mars


MARS Defined for Kids

Mars

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noun \ˈmärz\

Definition of Mars

  1. :  the planet that is fourth in order of distance from the sun, is known for its redness, and has a diameter of about 4200 miles (6800 kilometers)





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