- A general term for all objects that can be observed in the sky beyond the atmospheric envelope of the earth: the sun, the moon, the planets and their satellites, meteors, comets, stars, nebulae, and external galaxies.
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celestial body — noun A natural object which is located outside of Earths atmosphere, such as the Moon, the Sun, an asteroid, planet, or star. Syn … Wiktionary
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celestial — adj Celestial, heavenly, empyrean, empyreal mean of, relating to, or fit for heaven or the heavens. Celestial (opposed to terrestrial) may refer either to the visible heavens (the region surrounding the earth and seemingly enclosed by the sky) or … New Dictionary of Synonyms
celestial object — UK / US or celestial body UK / US noun [countable] Word forms celestial object : singular celestial object plural celestial objects astronomy something in space, such as a star or planet … English dictionary
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celestial object — or ,celestial body noun count something in space, such as a star or planet … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English