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moonlet

[moon-lit] /ˈmun lɪt/
noun
1.
a small natural or artificial satellite, as one of a number of natural satellites thought to be embedded in the ring system of Saturn.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; moon + -let
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  • Such a moonlet would have collided in a giant splat against the main moon billions of years ago.

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