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Phobos

[foh-buh s, -bos] /ˈfoʊ bəs, -bɒs/
noun
1.
Also, Phobus
[foh-buh s] /ˈfoʊ bəs/ (Show IPA)
. Classical Mythology. a son and attendant of Ares and the personification of a fear held to possess armies and cause their defeat.
2.
Astronomy. one of the two moons of Mars.
Compare Deimos.
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Phobos

/ˈfəʊbɒs/
noun
1.
the larger of the two satellites of Mars and the closer to the planet. Approximate diameter (although it has an irregular shape): 23 km Compare Deimos
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phobus in Science
Phobos
  (fō'bəs)   
The larger and inner of the two planetary satellites of Mars.
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