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Definition of "comet-like" []

  • Resembling a comet (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "comet-like" in a sentence
  • "R is usually lost in the high surface brightness of the "comet-like" structure of the nebula, yet the nebula itself varies with no predictable timetable – perhaps due to dark masses shadowing the star."
  • "This has never been seen before in a comet-like object."
  • "The comet-like object imaged by Hubble, called P/2010 A2, was first discovered by the Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research, or LINEAR, program sky survey on Jan. 6."
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