minor planet

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minor planet:

see asteroidasteroid,
 planetoid,
or minor planet,
small body orbiting the sun. More than 300,000 asteroids have been identified and cataloged; more than a million are believed to exist in the main belt between Mars and Jupiter, with many more in the Kuiper belt
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minor planet

See asteroids; planetoids.

minor planet

[′mīn·ər ′plan·ət]
(astronomy)
Those planets smaller than the earth, specifically Mercury, Venus, Mars, and Pluto.
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The marketer of pediatric versions of Tylenol has also brought out Children's Motrin Cold, an O-T-C made with ibuprofen and pseudoephedrine HC1 for temporary relief of stuffy nose, fever, sore throat, headache, minor body aches and pains, and nasal and sinus congestion.
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Minor body changes came in the spring of '96 and a 3.5-litre engine for high performance replaced the 2.7.
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cosmetic repairs of minor body damage will be completed as required.
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"It could be based on problems such as misguided motivation [to please someone else], unrealistic expectations [to be aACAyperfect', significantly younger, or to look like someone else], a history of anxiety or depression [so they go for surgery to feel better], or even the more serious body dysmorphic disorder [when one is preoccupied with an imagined physical defect or a minor body defect]."
"We are not certain what make it is but it could be a Ford, Mercedes or Fiat and may have had minor body damage to the nearside rear wheel arch area."
The workshop is also equipped with a state-of-the-art full range wheel alignment unit, an A/C Gas recharge unit, equipped to handle minor body repairs through FRP (Fiber Reinforced Plastic kits) and express bays to handle quick repairs.
"Ensuring a car is clean and in the best condition possible will go a long way to getting the best resale price." "We recommend sellers to use a smart repair service such as Dent Wizard, the UK's leading expert in the removal of dents, dings, creases, hail damage and other minor body flaws.
Broken windows top the list, followed by minor body damage.WITH the UK overall passenger car market showing a five per cent increase, Mitsubishi achieved 35.7 per cent increase for the month.