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Uranus

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noun Ura·nus \ˈyu̇r-ə-nəs, yu̇-ˈrā-\

Simple Definition of Uranus

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

Full Definition of Uranus

  1. 1 :  the sky personified as a god and father of the Titans in Greek mythology

  2. 2 :  the planet seventh in order from the sun — see planet table

Origin of uranus

Late Latin, from Greek Ouranos


First Known Use: 1655

Rhymes with uranus


URANUS Defined for Kids

Uranus

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noun Ura·nus \ˈyu̇r-ə-nəs, yu̇-ˈrā-nəs\

Definition of Uranus

  1. :  the planet that is seventh in order of distance from the sun and has a diameter of about 32,000 miles (51,000 kilometers)





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