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plutino

[plü′tē·nō]
(astronomy)
A member of the Kuiper Belt that, like Pluto, is protected from close encounters with Neptune because its period is 3/2 Neptune's period.
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Agostino ed Antonio Plutino di Reggio, Carlo Gemelli di Messina con altri messinesi che avevano fatto a le schippettate il primo settembre .
According to now-outdated wisdom about the formation of the Solar System, there should be nothing this big this far beyond the plutinos.
Anna Plutino has opened a takeaway called Dom's in Middlesbrough and employed |her dad Dom who used to run the Europa Restaurant, top right 090615DOMS_03 PETER REIMANN
But Anna Plutino, who worked as a waitress at The Europa, has drafted in former owner, dad Dominic, and chef mum Gail to recreate the delicacies for her new business.
It has been run by Dominic Plutino for around two years.
It was hopefully 10th time lucky for Antonio Marchellio Plutino, from Nunthorpe.
Dominic Plutino, who has been running the Europa Restaurant, pictured left, |which has been serving parmos since 1969
Speaking at the time, owner Dominic Plutino said: "It's very nice but, to be honest, I'm not surprised
GET IN THERE: Antonino Marcello Plutino, right, and Matthew Perry, above who are through to the next round.