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Mars

noun \ˈmärz\

: the planet that is fourth in order from the sun

Full Definition of MARS

1
:  the Roman god of war — compare ares
2
:  the planet fourth in order from the sun and conspicuous for its red color — see planet table
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Origin of MARS

Latin Mart-, Mars
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with MARS

MARS Defined for Kids

Mars

noun \ˈmärz\

Definition of MARS for Kids

:  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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