adjective ar·eo·cen·tric \¦a(a)rēō¦sen‧trik, -ēə¦-\

Definition of areocentric

  1. :  having or relating to the planet Mars as a center

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Origin and Etymology of areocentric

areo- + -centric

First Known Use: 1864

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