Jupiter

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apoapsis in orbit around Jupiter apojove
any of numerous small celestial bodies composed of rock and metal that move around the sun (mainly between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter) asteroid
region of interplanetary space between Mars and Jupiter where most asteroids are found asteroid belt
epithet for Jupiter Best and Greatest , Jupiter Fidius , Jupiter Fulgur , Jupiter Fulminator , Jupiter Optimus Maximus , Jupiter Pluvius , Jupiter Tonans , Lightning Hurler , Protector of Boundaries , Rain-giver , Thunderer
second largest of Jupiter's satellites Callisto
4th largest of Jupiter's satellites; covered with a smooth shell of frozen water Europa
one of the four satellites of Jupiter that were discovered by Galileo Galilean , Galilean satellite
largest of Jupiter's satellites Ganymede
any of the four outermost planets in the solar system; much larger than Earth and gaseous in nature (like Jupiter) gas giant , Jovian planet
closest of Jupiter's moons; has active volcanoes Io
(Roman mythology) queen of the Olympian gods who protected marriage; wife and sister of Jupiter; counterpart of Greek Hera Juno
(astronomy) any of the nine large celestial bodies in the solar system that revolve around the sun and shine by reflected light; Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto in order of their proximity to the sun; viewed from t major planet , planet
(Roman mythology) messenger of Jupiter and god of commerce; counterpart of Greek Hermes Mercury
(astronomy) a major planet whose orbit is outside the asteroid belt (Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto) outer planet
periapsis in orbit around Jupiter perijove
small cool star; approximately 100 times the mass of Jupiter red dwarf , red dwarf star
(Greek mythology) the supreme god of ancient Greek mythology; son of Rhea and Cronus whom he dethroned; husband and brother of Hera; brother of Poseidon and Hades; father of many gods; counterpart of Roman Jupiter Zeus
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