areocentric


areocentric
Marsi-keskne

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  • areocentric — /air ee oh sen trik/, adj. Astron. centered on the planet Mars. [1875 80; AREO + CENTRIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • areocentric — adjective Of a coordinate system based on the planet Mars …   Wiktionary

  • areocentric — ar·eo·cen·tric …   English syllables

  • areocentric — ar•e•o•cen•tric [[t]ˌɛər i oʊˈsɛn trɪk[/t]] adj. astron. centering or centered on the planet Mars • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • areocentric — /ærioʊˈsɛntrɪk/ (say areeoh sentrik) adjective Astronomy having the planet Mars as centre. {areo (combining form of Ares) + centric} …   Australian English dictionary

  • areocentric — ¦a(a)rēō¦sen.trik, ēə¦ adjective Etymology: areo + centric : having or relating to the planet Mars as a center * * * /air ee oh sen trik/, adj. Astron. centered on the planet Mars. [1875 80; AREO + CENTRIC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Areocentric orbit — An areocentric orbit is an orbit around the planet Mars. The Moon, by similarity, is in a geocentric orbit around Earth.The areo prefix is derived from the ancient Greek word Ares which is the personification of the planet Mars in Greek mythology …   Wikipedia

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