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astroid

[′a‚strȯid]
(mathematics)
A hypocycloid for which the diameter of the fixed circle is four times the diameter of the rolling circle.
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We've got some fantastic acts like Astroid Boys, Sonny Double 1 and Mace performing.
2000: Earth had a near miss when an astroid missed the planet by thedistance of the moon and back -scientists claimed it could have wiped out a whole city if it had hit.
Inventor John Dobson had a mission to show people the cosmos, explains Bartels, who had an astroid named in his honor because of his own work assisting amateurs around the world.
music Enter Shikari The British rock band, Enter Shikari, will be supported by Lower Than Atlantis and Astroid Boys.
This year's event featured performances from Astroid Boys, Bodhi, CHROMA, Ransom, and Johnny Cage & The Voodoogroove.
TUESDAY ASTROID BOYS This genius Welsh outfit mix punk, hardcore and grime (yes, really) to create something new, fierce and utterly awesome.
In February will see the likes of Astroid Boys, Anti Vigilante & The Human Project, New Town Kings, The Beards and Pixel Fix.
First, an extinction event such as an astroid strike might wipe us out before it is achieved, in which case there is no need to worry.
Williamson Art Gallery and Museum, Slatey Road, Birkenhead, 0151 666 3537 - Thu, 16 Nov Enter Shikari will be supported by Lower Than Atlantis and Astroid Boys.
Grassroots Youth Project, which was also instrumental in the early careers of Kosheen, Bullet For My Valentine and Astroid Boys, has launched a PS20,000 appeal on fundraising website Crowdfunding.