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perihelia Explained

perihelia at English irregular forms Of Explained:

pl. of {perihelion}

Perihelia at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Perihelion \Per`i*hel"ion\, Perihelium \Per`i*he"li*um\, n.; pl.
{Perihelia}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? about, near + ? the sun.]
(Astron.)
That point of the orbit of a planet or comet which is nearest
to the sun; -- opposed to {aphelion}.

perihelia at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

perihelion
n : periapsis in solar orbit; the point in the orbit of a planet
or comet where it is nearest to the sun [ant: {aphelion}]
[also: {perihelia} (pl)]

perihelia
See {perihelion}

perihelia at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

perihelia
  • Inter: plural of » perihelion
    1. Inter: plural of » perihelium


    Dutch

    Noun

    Inter: head » nl
  • Inter: nl-noun-form » pl=1|perihelium

  • Translation: ar » perihelia
    Translation: fr » perihelia
    Translation: ku » perihelia
    Translation: my » perihelia
    Translation: vi » perihelia