Neptune

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noun Nep·tune \ˈnep-ˌtün, -ˌtyün\

Definition of Neptune

  1. 1a :  the Roman god of the sea — compare poseidonb :  ocean

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

Neptunian

play \nep-ˈtü-nē-ən, -ˈtyü-\ adjective

Examples of neptune in a Sentence

  1. sailors shipwrecked by the wild waves of Neptune

Origin and Etymology of neptune

Latin Neptunus


NEPTUNE Defined for English Language Learners

Neptune

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Definition of Neptune for English Language Learners

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



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