What does Inferior Planet mean?

Inferior Planet in AZ Dictionary

(n) A planet that orbits the sun's rays in the orbit associated with the Earth, and therefore cannot show retrograde motion whenever seen from world
(n) any of the planets whoever orbit lies inside the earth's orbit

Inferior Planet in Astronomy Dictionary

a planet that orbits involving the Earth therefore the sunlight. Mercury and Venus will be the only two inferior planets within Solar program. by Lashawna PierpontReport definition

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  • Antonym for "Inferior%20Planet"
    • superior planet
  • Hyponym for "Inferior%20Planet"
    • mercury, Venus
  • Hypernym for "Inferior%20Planet"
    • planet, major planet
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